Secret Communications 3

Third day

Saturday: 7 December 2019

 

 

Marc is preparing the first generation of advanced "bugs" intercept rigs

Of which you find quite a range of gear.

 

 

Paul and Raymond in discussion just before the opening of our exhibition to day

 

 

Bart is preparing his Fialka gear; which he always takes home time and again

 

 

No visitors yet

 

 

The machine in front built in 1926; the next one in 1928; followed by on built about mid 1930s and next one built in 1944 for the GAF; then an M 4 sub-marine type and last Type K delivered to the Swiss about 1942

 

 

Viewing it from an opposite perspective 

 

 

Bart and two guests from Belgium, albeit one originally is Dutch

 

 

Kees, came along especially to suprise me, with whom I often have lively exchanges of, mutual, rather fruitful information

 

 

Kees - Raymond and Paul

 

 

Hans is listening at CW signals

For the first time the R IV receiver functions rather adequate; and CW stations, of various signal strength, being intercepted rather well.

 

 

This is where we always hope fore

 

 

On the right-hand someone from England, I might have once meat him before, though, where; was it in Berlin, in December 2017?

 

 

Karsten , Bart and Raymond, in the background Hans, end an unknown attendee

 

 

This picture is self explaining self-explaining

 

 

Self-explaining too 

 

 

"Bugs" searching mobile equipment

 

 

Wideband "Bugs" searching gear status 1970s

 

 

The Abwehr  receiver type R IV standby by, but the counter German espionage rig SE 109 stroked yet to transmit

 

 

Towards the end of the exhibition

 

 

Bringing the obligatory proof, time-and-again, that after exhibition - all valuable machines being removed to elsewhere

 

 

 

 

By Arthur O. Bauer

 

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