1942 Vintage US Coast Guard Antenna Transfer Ground Switch. A Unique Piece of World War 2 Shore Defense Memorabilia! This device was used at United States Coast Guard shore installations. Providing a radio operator with the choice of two transmitting/receiving antennas, or shunting the connection to ground, or no contact. It’s extremely well constructed, having a. Heavy cast bronze base, thick ceramic insulators, nickel plated brass and steel conductive components, plus a molded Bakelite selector handle. This switch measures approximately 7-3/4″ wide by 5-1/4″ high and weighs a hefty 9-1/2 pounds. The smooth action functions just as it did over 75 years ago! T hanks for viewing.. The item “WW2 Collectible 1942 USCG Antenna Transfer Ground Switch A Unique Piece” is in sale since Thursday, October 24, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Other US WWII Original Items”. The seller is “olskuul” and is located in Townsend, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.
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- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States