Electronics World articles Popular Electronics articles QST articles Radio & TV News articles Radio-Craft articles Radio-Electronics articles Short Wave Craft articles Wireless World articles Google Search of RF Cafe website Sitemap Electronics Equations Mathematics Equations Equations physics Manufacturers & distributors LinkedIn Crosswords Engineering Humor Kirt's Cogitations RF Engineering Quizzes Notable Quotes Calculators Education Engineering Magazine Articles Engineering software RF Cafe Archives Magazine Sponsor RF Cafe Sponsor Links Saturday Evening Post NEETS EW Radar Handbook Microwave Museum About RF Cafe Aegis Power Systems Alliance Test Equipment Centric RF Empower RF ISOTEC Reactel RF Connector Technology San Francisco Circuits Anritsu Amplifier Solutions Anatech Electronics Axiom Test Equipment Conduct RF Copper Mountain Technologies Exodus Advanced Communications Innovative Power Products KR Filters LadyBug Technologies Rigol TotalTemp Technologies Werbel Microwave Windfreak Technologies Wireless Telecom Group Withwave RF Cafe Software Resources Vintage Magazines RF Cafe Software WhoIs entry for RF Cafe.com Thank you for visiting RF Cafe!
Innovative Power Products Passive RF Products - RF Cafe

ConductRF Phased Matched RF Cables - RF Cafe

Innovative Power Products Passive RF Products - RF Cafe

Please Support RF Cafe by purchasing my  ridiculously low-priced products, all of which I created.

RF Cascade Workbook for Excel

RF & Electronics Symbols for Visio

RF & Electronics Symbols for Office

RF & Electronics Stencils for Visio

RF Workbench

T-Shirts, Mugs, Cups, Ball Caps, Mouse Pads

These Are Available for Free

Espresso Engineering Workbook™

Smith Chart™ for Excel

Amplifier Solutions Corporation (ASC) - RF Cafe

Electronic Crossword
September 1958 Radio & TV News

September 1958 Radio & TV News
September 1958 Radio & TV News Cover - RF Cafe[Table of Contents]

Wax nostalgic about and learn from the history of early electronics. See articles from Radio & Television News, published 1919-1959. All copyrights hereby acknowledged.

This "Electronic Crossword" appeared in the September 1958 issue of Radio & TV News magazine. Its creator, John Gill, designed specialty theme crossword puzzles for many other editions of Radio & TV News and Electronics World (see the big list at the bottom of the page). He considered this crossword to be a "fooler" because he claims to include many "unusual definitions and a number of obscure words which you will have to work around if your vocabulary of 'exotic words' is rusty." It really doesn't seem so difficult to me, and anyone used to working my custom RF Cafe Crosswords will have no problem with it.

Electronic Crossword Puzzle

By John J. Gill

This puzzle may prove to be a "fooler" as there are several unusual definitions and a number of obscure words which you will have to work around if your vocabulary of "exotic words" is rusty. Don't feel too discouraged if you don't get it the first time - the answer appears on page 166 if you want to peek!

 

Electronic Crossword Puzzle, September 1958 Radio & TV News - RF Cafe

Across

1.  1/746th of 1 hp.

4.  Lower than r.f. (abbr.).

7.  1000 (abbr.).

8.  French article.

9.  Voltage on an electrolytic causes it to be ---.

11.  TV frequency band (abbr.)

13.  Used in drills.

15.  Pilot light (abbr.).

15.  Maurice isn't here (slang).

18.  Si, Jah, Oui.

19.  Borer.

20.  Chew.

21.  Tube characteristic.

22.  Spanish agreement.

23. Telemetering (abbr.).

24.  Demeanor.

26.  Oriental nurse.

28.  Insects and radio sets have one.

31.  Time gone by.

33.  Unit of work.

34.  TV band assignment.

37.  Against.

39.  Regret.

40.  German electrician.

43.  Deed_

44.  2π FL.

45.  Two (comb. form).

46.  Electronic test set.

48.  1050 (Roman style).

48.  Electric driving force.

50.  Tube book.

54.  Estados Unidos (Eng. abbr.).

55.  Gallic (abbr.).

57.  As opposed to "min."

58.  Voltage dropper (abbr.).

60.  Amplifier output stage.

61.  1/6.28fC.

Down

2.  Twiddle the trimmers.

3.  Four (comb. form).

4.  Charged particle.

5.  Cycles per unit of time.

6.  Affords.

10.  Andrea ---.

11.  E.M.F.

12.  Resonator.

13.  "Pokes" (coll.).

14.  Mend.

17.  Third note of scale.

21.  Opposite of "max."

24.  Million (comb. form).

25.  Sloppy "no.".

27.  On a horse's neck.

29.  Type of "work" in radio.

30.  Three-element tubes.

32.  Current measure (abbr.).

35.  Leaping current.

36.  Fastener.

38.  Point of balanced frequencies.

41.  Could be a bad capacitor.

42.  A thin silk made in Caucasia.

43.  Motor winding (abbr.).

44.  Transmitter (abbr.).

46.  Light.

47.  B fiat in Tartini's system of solmization.

51.  Unit of electric current.

52.  Sleep.

53.  Used in making varnish.

54.  We.

56.  It travels at the speed of light (abbr.).


Here are other electronics-themed crossword puzzles from vintage electronics magazines (RF Cafe Crosswords here):

- April 1964 Popular Electronics

- November 1962 Electronics World

- March 1962 Popular Electronics

- September 1958 Radio & TV News

- October 1957 Popular Electronics

- November 1957 Popular Electronics

- January 1974 Popular Electronics

- November 1958 Popular Electronics

- January 1965 Electronics World

- November 1960 Electronics World

- January 1960 Electronics World

- December 1957 Popular Electronics

- February 1966 Popular Electronics

- September 1957 Popular Electronics

- December 1960 Popular Electronics

- August 1958 Popular Electronics

- July 1960 Electronics World

- September 1965 Electronics World

- August 1962 Electronics World

- May 1958 Radio News

- November 1958 Radio News

- April 1963 Electronics World

- July 1961 Electronics World

- July 1963 Electronics World

- May 1967 Electronics World

- August 1960 Popular Electronics

- March 1973 Popular Electronics

- June 1966 Popular Electronics

- April 1959 Popular Electronics

- January 1963 Electronics World

- October 1961 Electronics World

- December 1965 Electronics World

- September 1960 Electronics World

- July 1958 Radio & TV News

- April 1967 QST

- April 1960 Electronics World

- October 1963 Electronics World

- May 1963 Electronics World

- October 1960 Electronics World

- July 1971 Radio-Electronics

- May 1959 Electronics World

- May 1963 Electronics World

- April 1966 Popular Electronics

- May 1961 Electronics World

- August 1958 Radio News

- July 1945 Radio-Craft

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Electronic Crossword Solution, September 1958 Radio & TV News - RF Cafe

 

 

Posted August 12, 2020

Amplifier Solutions Corporation (ASC) - RF Cafe
Axiom Test Equipment - RF Cafe

Rigol DHO1000 Oscilloscope - RF Cafe

LadyBug RF Power Sensors