(206) 949-5683, Top Rated Plumber, Seattle
Results 1 to 6 of 6

Thread: Crystal radio without an antenna

Threaded View

  1. #1
    Senior Robin Hood Guy Ian Gills's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    USA
    Posts
    2,781

    Default Crystal radio without an antenna

    All of the circuits that I found for crystal radios have you connect it to a long wire for the antenna or to a cold water pipe for a ground. Is there any crystal radio circuits that don't need a long antenna?

    Long antennas look messy.

    No power, no amplification, just a germanium diode and headphones would be so much fun and portable too.
    Last edited by Ian Gills; 07-09-2011 at 06:17 PM.

Similar Threads

  1. Skiing at Crystal Mountain, WA
    By Terry in forum Terry's Corner
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 05-05-2013, 06:52 PM
  2. Antenna installation
    By acwilli in forum Electrical Forum discussion & Blog
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 03-31-2009, 06:59 PM
  3. On the radio Wed 8:00 AM KISS 106.1 FM
    By Terry in forum Terry's Corner
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-13-2007, 08:02 AM
  4. Antenna and lead - vent
    By jadnashua in forum Plumbing Forum, Professional & DIY Advice, Tips & Tricks
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 09-07-2006, 05:46 AM
  5. My new radio ad
    By Terry in forum Toilet Forum discussions
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 03-17-2005, 12:42 PM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •