Wireless Telegraph Set CW Mk I 30 watt

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Wireless Telegraph Set CW Mk I 30 watt
Wireless Telegraph Set CW Mk I 30 watt.jpg
Production history
Introduced 1917

Frequency
range
Mk I: 500-1400 metres
Mk I* and Mk I**: 700-1400 metres
Range 5 miles (8 kilometers)

The Wireless Telegraph Set CW Mk I 30 watt, also known as the Woolwich CW Trench Set, was a continuous wave (CW) telegraphy set used for forward area communications. The aerial was a 150 ft wire on a 15 ft mast and earth net and ran on a 6V LT accumulator, 400V HT battery or HT unit.[1]

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References

  1. Wireless for the Warrior Compendium 1. Louis Melustee. Emaus, 2009. ISBN 978-90-808277-2-1