Antique Knobs
National "HRO-Senior" or "HRO-Junior" Knob
(KNB) HRO
National "HRO-Senior" or "HRO-Junior" knob. Large bakelite center knob, 2-3/8" diameter. Top dial finish is dark bronze lacquer with beige indicator lines. Bottom dial finish is black enamel with beige numbers. Top dial: 4-5/8" diameter, Bottom dial: 4-1/4" diameter. National Radio P/N: B-189-B (top dial). Malden Mass P/N: B-189-A (bottom dial). Circa 1936. Only one available.
$125
Elapsed Time Indicator Faceplate
(KNB) TT32/33
General Electric elapsed time indicator faceplate for 1965 Teletype Corporation Models 32 and 33 page printers. Black bakelite. 2.8"W x 2.6"L, 0.185"H, center hole 1/2"D. This was part of the elapsed time indicator modification kit, which included the ETI switch also (not available). Could be re-purposed with other selector knobs. Be mindful of 0.185" height. Numbered 1 thru 12.
$4.95 each
Chicken Head Knob
Red
(KNB) REDCHICK
Red plastic chicken head knob. 1 set screw. 1/4" brass insert bore. 1-1/4"L x 3/4"w x 0.59"H.
$5.95 each - $5 (5+)
Bakelite Knob
Black
(KNB) 211
Black Bakelite knob. Winged with white painted pointer arrow. Brass insert. 1/4" diameter bore. Two set screws.
3/4"d x 1-1/8" head to tail x 5/8"H.
$6.50 each - $6 (5+)
Antique
Chicken Head Knob
(KNB) CHICKEN
Kurz-Kasch antique chicken head knob. Bakelite. One set screw. 1/4" bore. 1-1/4"L x 3/4"W x 5/8"H. This knob gets its name because it resembles a chicken's head. I've also heard it called a bird beak knob. New, old stock.
$3.95 each - $3.50 (5+), $3 (25+)
Antique
Console Knob
     
(KNB) KK2
Kurz-Kasch antique console knob. Bakelite with brass insert. Definitely art deco style and very cool. Two set screws. 1/4" bore. 2-1/16"D skirt. 1-5/8" knob with grips @ 90º. New, old stock. Beautiful!!
$25 each - $23 (3+)
Vintage 1-5/8" Bakelite
Knob for HP Equipment
(KNB) G-74R
Vintage 1-5/8" bakelite knob for HP equipment. Brass insert, dual allen head screws. 1/4" shaft. HP P/N: G-74R. Removed, but in excellent condition.
$10 each
Vintage 1-5/8" Bakelite
Knob for HP Equipment
(KNB) G-74R-P
Vintage 1-5/8" bakelite knob for HP equipment same as left except with white arrow printed on the face. Removed, but in excellent condition.
$15 each
Antique
Bar Knob
(KNB) BAR2.25
Unique, antique bar knob. Heavy-duty bakelite. One large set screw opposite pointer. One set screw. 1/4" bore. 2-1/4"L body x 13/16" across @ middle x 11/16" high. Notice the "pointer arrow" at the tip of the white line. Great band switch knob, variacs (Powerstat & Superior), etc.. New, old stock.
$9.95 each - $9 (5+), $8 (25+), $6.50 (100+)
Antique
Bar Knob
(KNB) HRP
National HRP bar knob. Bakelite. One set screw. 1/4" bore. 1-1/4"L x 3/4"W x 5/8"H. We've seen this knob used on a lot of ham and test equipment over the years. New, old stock.
$5.90 each - $5.25 (5+), $4.75 (25+), $4 (100+)
Antique Knob
(KNB) BAR1.68
Antique black bakelite knob. Arrow pointer. 1/4" bore. 1 set screw. 0.562" wide, 1.68" long. Used, some wear.
$12 each - $10 (5+)
Vintage Knob
(KNB) A17
Eight point bakelite vintage knob. Two spline sets. 1/4" bore. 5/8" high, 1-1/8" diameter. Used, less than perfect.
$5.75 each
1960's Era Knob
(KNB) A15
1960's era knob. Beveled crown, knurled edge. 2 set screws. Black bakelite or plastic (unsure). Hazy finish. 1/4" bore, brass insert. 3/4"D x 1"H.
$5 each - $4.50 (5+)
1960's Era Knob
(KNB) A16
1960's era knob. Beveled crown, straight sides. 2 set screws. Black bakelite or plastic (unsure). Hazy finish. 1/4" bore, brass insert. 3/4"D x 1"H.
$4.50 each - $4 (5+)
Antique Lever Knob
(KNB) KK-S-6844-64-BB
Kurz-Kasch antique lever knob. 2 set screws. 1-3/4"L x 5/8"H. 1/4" bore. Beautiful bakelite!!
$35 each
Vintage Knob
(KNB) A5
MIC Used/Chipped vintage knob without pointer. 1/4" bore brass insert, bore holes for two set screws, NOT included. Same knob as A5N with blemishes. Solid piece but very old. No Pointer. 1-1/4" high. Knob body 1.99" diameter, 2-1/8" diameter at skirt. Logo on bottom is a circle with MIC in middle. We found them wrapped in paper circa 1955. Light to noticeable chipping, due to age and storage.
$15 each - $13 (5+)
Collins Radio
(KNB) A3
Found on Collins vintage radio equipment. Bakelite, 1/4" bore, one set screw, removable skirt (screws under). 7/8" high. Knob body 1-9/16" diameter, 2" diameter at skirt. Used.
*** SOLD OUT ***
Antique Knob
(KNB) A3B
Antique knob almost identical to (KNB) A3. Bakelite. Non-removable skirt. 2 set screws. 1/4" bore. 1-9/16"D body, 7/8" high, 2"D skirt. Used but cleans up nicely.
$23 each - $18 (10+)
Pinch Disc
(KNB) A1
Vintage knob. Rare pinch disc style knob. This is a very tight disc, probably for a metal dial. Bakelite. Accepts 1/4" shaft through disc center. Two set screws. 13/16" high including disc. Knob body 1-1/8" diameter. Used.
$12 each
Pointer Knob
(KNB) 5111
Ohmite pointer knob. Vintage surplus from Fistell's Electronics. Substantial 3 oz weight. 2-1/4"" diameter. Brass shaft, 1/8" bore. 2 set screws. New in the box!
$25
1940's Antique Grey
(KNB) PLASCON
Plascon 1940's antique grey plastic knob for radio or test equipment. 8 perimeter flutes, 2 center circles. 1/4" bore, 2 set screws, brass insert. 1-5/8" diameter. Heavy, unique, cool!
$14 each - $12.75 (5+), $11 (25+)
Handwheel Knob
(KNB) 5104A
Ohmite handwheel knob. Vintage surplus from Fistell's Electronics. 3-1/2" diameter, 2 set screws, 1-1/2" depth. New in the box.
$25 each
Pinch Disc
(KNB) A4
Vintage knob exactly as above but 1/4" shaft protrudes 1/2" beyond rear. Used. Rare pinch disc style knob. This is a very tight disc, probably for a metal dial. Bakelite. Accepts 1/4" shaft through disc center. Two set screws. 13/16" high including disc. Knob body 1-1/8" diameter. Used.
$11 each - $9 (5+), $8 (25+)
Pointer Knob
(KNB) A6
Vintage knob matches style of A1 and A4 but has pointer rather than pinch disc. 1/4" bore. 5/8" high.1-1/8" diameter. Two set screws. Used.
$9 each - $8 (5+), $7 (25+)
Vintage Knob
(KNB) A52PN
MIC New vintage knob. New in bags/or corrugated cardboard with possibly some very slight chipping. Same series as the A5PN, pointer is rounded and extends 1/16" longer and overall the knob is slightly larger. 1/4" bore, brass insert. Two set screws. Solid piece but very old. Pointer line visible slightly yellowed. 1.23" high. Knob body 2" diameter at top, 2.13" diameter at skirt, 2.32" at pointer. Logo on bottom is a circle with MIC in middle. Bakelite. Common antique pointer knob used by Collins, Daven, RCA, and Western Electric.
$35 each
Vintage Pointer Knob
(KNB) A2
Vintage pointer knob in same family as above. Bakelite, 1/4" bore, two set screws. Solid piece but very old. 13/16" high. Knob body 1-3/8" diameter, 1-1/2" diameter at skirt. Used.
*** SOLD OUT ***
Vintage Knob
(KNB) A52P
MIC Used/Chipped vintage knob. Light to noticeable chipping. Same knob as A52PN with blemishes. 1/4" bore, brass insert, bore holes for two set screws, NOT included. Solid piece but very old. Pointer line visiable slightly yellowed. 1.23" high. Knob body 2" diameter at top, 2.13" diameter at skirt, 2.32" at pointer. Logo on bottom is a circle with MIC in middle. Bakelite.
$18 each - $15 (5+)
Vintage Dial Knob
(KNB) A1D
Vintage dial knob with skirt. Bakelite knob measures 1-1/8"D x 0.689" high. Brass insert, 1/4" bore, 2 set screws. Metal skirt measures 1-1/2" diameter, 0 - 10 graduation. NOTE: Same knob as (KNB) A1 but with skirt.
$14 each - $13 (3+)