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Foreign Insulators

   by Marilyn Albers


Italian Ceramic Insulators -- Laverno, Italy

              (Italian Ceramics Society)            
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Themes and Variations on Another Common Insulator

   by William C.

Reprinted from "INSULATORS - Crown Jewels of the Wire", November 1981, page 17

THE HEMINGRAY #16 AND #17, CD 122 

Several months ago, I wrote an article on the color, base and embossing differences of the Hemingray CD 121. I received a very favorable response to ...                    [more]


Porcelain Insulator News

   by Jack H. Tod, NIA #13


I had a box of porcelains around for some time which I considered of little value or interest. But when I recently unpacked them to refresh my mind of what was in there, out popped a U-630 with an underglaze LOCKE marking. As the cobwebs cleared from my mind, I thought it strange to see ...                    [more]


Me And The 143 (#15)

   by Grant Salzman, NIA #1785


As we approach the end of this series of articles, I would like to introduce you to one of the most unusual 143's ever made, and some that might be rather controversial.

Have you ever heard of a "Double-Threaded Insulator"? Many people will not understand what that means. You see, most insulators are "threaded". ...                    [more]

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