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Replica Motor Control Chassis for Gray Research Monitor

John Folsom recently acquired a Gray Research field sequential monitor which is missing its motor control chassis. In late 2013 John visited Bob Galanter and they fabricated this replica chassis.

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Bob cutting parts for the chassis

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The chassis and mounting bracket

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Welding the mounting bracket to the chassis

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After the welding

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Bob grinds off the excess material

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The two parts assembled

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John and Bob

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Cutting the holes for tube sockets, etc.

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Routing out the hole for the power transformer

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The finished chassis

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The view from the bottom

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The original chassis from the monitor at the Early Television Museum

 

 

The chassis will be tin plated. After a period of time it will acquire a dull finish similar to the original chassis.