July 1944 QST
of Contents]These articles are scanned and OCRed from old editions of the
ARRL's QST magazine. Here is a list of the
QST articles I have already posted. All copyrights (if any) are hereby acknowledged.
, chartered in 1934, is a firm with a distinguished past,
it is just as importantly an organization with a dynamic present and
a definite future. The famous 260 Volt-Ohm-Milliammeter put Simpson
on the map and cemented a reputation for quality that still defines
Simpson in the marketplace today." I was first introduced to the Simpson
260 volt-ohmmeter (VOM) in the radar shop where I was assigned un the
USAF. Here is the modern version of that classic, the
Simpson 260-8 VOM
; it looks a lot like the original.
is an advertisement that I scanned out of my copy of the July 1944
magazine. It highlights the precision to which its meter
movement pivots are manufactured.
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Simpson Electric Company Advertisement