Worldwide Porcelain Insulators

Worldwide Porcelain Insulators

by Marilyn Albers and Jack H. Tod
Reprints now available!!

First Edition: 84 pages, 8 1/2" x 11", soft bound (1982)

1986 Supplement: 42 pages, 8 1/2" x 11", soft bound (1986)

1982 Edition

This is the key reference on non-US Porcelain Unipart pin types. It adds an additional 505 U numbers for pieces from all around the world (including Australia, Canada, China, Finland, Japan, Germany, New Zealand, Norway, South Africa, and many others!). The U styles are represented with cut-away line drawings that show both the profile of the insulator, as well as the internal features (Threading, inner skirts, glaze-welds, etc.).

In addition to the U number descriptions, there is an extensive listing or insulator markings providing the country of origin and the maker (if known). There is also a nice chart that lists countries and markings to each U number.

1986 Supplement

This book adds an additional 160 U styles, and 88 new markings. The set of two books is the only reference available on non-US pintype porcelain including U number identification.

Worldwide Porcelain Insulators:
$17.50 + $5.40 shipping (US delivery only)
Worldwide Porcelain Insulators, 1986 Supplement:
$17.50 + $5.40 shipping (US delivery only)

(Rates apply only within the U.S.A. Please inquire for other countries)

Order from:
Wilburn (Bill) Albers
Dept. WWW
14715 Oak Bend Drive
Houston, TX 77079

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