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Electronics-Themed Comics
April 1969 Radio Electronics

April 1969 Radio-Electronics

April 1969 Radio-Electronics Cover - RF Cafe[Table of Contents]

Wax nostalgic about and learn from the history of early electronics. See articles from Radio-Electronics, published 1930-1988. All copyrights hereby acknowledged.

Here is a little technology humor to help easy you into the week ahead. Ironically, the themes of the three comics (by three separate artists) represent an evolution of the electronics realm over the past few decades, although almost certainly not planned by the editors. The first has to do with a couple TV servicemen installing an antenna, the second is of an out-of-work TV repairman, and the third is what might be considered a drone by today's norms. There is a huge list of other comics at the bottom of the page.

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Electronics-Themed Comic (broken antenna) - RF Cafe

"The boss'll be furious. You bent the antenna!"

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Electronics-Themed Comic (unemployed tv repairman) - RF Cafe

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Electronics-Themed Comic (drone surveillence) - RF Cafe

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Posted January 21, 2019


These Technically−Themed Comics Appeared in Vintage Electronics Magazines. I personally scanned and posted every one from copies I own (and even colorized some).

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