Vintage Manuals Inc., Previously W7FG Manuals

Bound photocopy manuals for all S-Line and A-Line products. VISA/MasterCard accepted.

Online: Visit our website and search our online catalog to find your manual and submit your order using our Secure Shopping Cart System Website:

Phone: U.S. &Canada    (800) 807-6146
All Others:           (812) 932-3417
Fax:                        (812) 932-1022 (orders only)
Snail Mail: Send order with payment to: Vintage Manuals, Inc. 119 E George St. Batesville, IN 47006
Office Hours: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm EST Monday through Friday

Peter Markavage, WA2CWA – Manual Man

Manual Man can provide over 20,000 manuals from over 750 manufacturers. More are added on a regular basis. We can probably provide what you need.
We provide a discount to CCA members each time they order a manual on the site at .
When placing an order, just enter “collinscca”  (without the quotes) in the Coupon Field and $3.00 will be deducted from that order. Minimum order is $5.00 for the coupon to apply. CCA Members can use the coupon discount as often as they like.

Peter Markavage, WA2CWA

Electric Radio Magazine

ER is a monthly magazine that is devoted to vintage radio. ER is a source for the “Collins Compendiums” which are 3-ring-bound reprints of all technical service bulletins for the S-Line, KWS-1 and 75A-4 (three volumes). ER also stocks several books and videos about Collins equipment. An ER Magazine subscription is $34 per year in US ($45 first class mail) See their website at . The current Editor is Ray Osterwald, N0DMS.

PO Box 242
Bailey, Colorado 80421-0242
Phone: 720-924-0171
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HI-RES Communications, Inc.

Floyd Soo, W8RO
Repair and maintenance videos and CDs for popular Collins radio equipment. Hi-Res also sells the PDC-1 peak reading wattmeter kit which converts ANY average reading wattmeter, including the 312B-X series, to a true PEP reading instrument for less than $30. VISA/MASTERCARD accepted.

8232 Woodview Drive
Clarkston, Michigan 48348-4058
Phone:             (248) 431-7769
Fax:               (248) 391-6660
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