Seiki TV assembled in the UK

I was wandering around a Currys store and spotted a display of Seiki branded televisions. The thing that grabbed my attention was some of the boxes had the phrase “This TV was assembled in the UK” emblazoned on the box. Why ‘assembled’ and not ‘made’? Were they just bolted together from a kit of parts made elsewhere? I did a […]

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Is it a Steepletone? Is it an Ondial? It’s an airband radio

Browsing the Coopers of Stortford web site and spotted they were selling an Ondial airband radio priced at £29.99. Airband radios can tune into the radio frequencies used for civil aircraft communication allowing listeners to eavesdrop on pilots talking to air traffic controllers. These radio frequencies are between 108MHz and 137MHz in the VHF spectrum just above the FM broadcast […]

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