Chinese military equipment.

May 032006
Chinese Type 102E HF Radio Set

I bought this Chinese HF transmitter/receiver set from seller redstarradio on eBay back around March, 2005. It came as a complete new set including the manuals, spares, tools, test equipment, etc. that would normally be issued with the set, all in original packaging. It was a lot of fun to unpack a brand new complete radio set in pristine condition! The historian in me felt bad about destroying the original packaging, but I just had to play with the radio! I compromised by carefully photographing everything as I unpacked it, paying special attention to packaging methods and markings.

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Mar 072005
Unpacking the Type 102E Radio Set

I took these pictures while unpacking my Type 102E set on March 6, 2005. I paid special attention to packing methods and markings, so that information wouldn’t be lost. These pictures are presented in roughly chronological order as I unpacked each item.

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