Museum of Broadcast Technology

$2,555 of $25,000 goal

Raised by 11 people in 60 months
Tom Sprague
for Museum of Broadcast Technology Inc
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We came up short on our effort to bring the VR-1000B to the NAB show this year, but we think we have an excellent chance of doing it in 2017. More time to raise money and more opportunity to shave some off the cost. We did make a nice video tour of the machine for the 2016 NAB. Just click on the image below!
VR-1000B Demo for NAB 2016
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As many of you know, 2016 marks the sixtieth anniversary of Videotape. The Museum has a working Ampex model VR-1000B that we would like to bring to the NAB Convention in Las Vegas. We estimate it will cost $25,000 to bring the machine to the show.
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The Museum is now open by appointment.
Check out our updated webpage:
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Please visit us at booth L2 for the 2015 National Association of Broadcasters Convention in Las Vegas.
L2 is in the lobby directly outside of the North Hall.
A big "Thank You" once again to the NAB for their generous donation of booth space!
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$2,555 of $25,000 goal

Raised by 11 people in 60 months
Created February 28, 2014
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Museum of Broadcast Technology Inc
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Brookline, MA
EIN: 383761261
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Bob Wilson
15 hours ago

We are a new group in Redwood City working on an exhibit at the San Mateo History Museum to honor AMPEX!

Slade Kennedy
31 months ago

VERY impressive collection and restoration effort. Bravo!

Don Norwood
35 months ago

This is a great opportunity! Help support MBT with this tremendous project.

Howard Katz
35 months ago

Best of Luck! See you at NAB!!!

Mike Boland
35 months ago

Join Me. It's expensive to exhibit at NAB.

Charles Park Seward
36 months ago

Best of luck

Norman Herzog
36 months ago

I'm one of those "long in the tooth" quad guys (Switchkit, Mk I Editec on VR1000). Maybe I'll go back to NAB this year to see yours.

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