US Navy RTTY (RATT) Radio Teletype Equipmentratt-01.jpg (60395 bytes)
1950's-60's vintage

RTTY is also called RATT (Radio Teletype)
FSK is also called CFS (Carrier Frequency Shift)
AFSK is also called Tone or Tone-Modulated

"The Application of Western Union Multiplex to Navy Radio" - Western Union Technical Review January 1948 pp 29-35

"Radioteletype System Is Used By Navy For Efficient Communications Service" - BuShips Journal January 1953

"Shipboard Radioteletype Systems" - BuShips Journal November 1955

"The Navy's Radio Teletype Systems Afloat" - BuShips Journal April 1956

"The Navy's Tone-Modulated Radio Teletype System" - BuShips Journal September 1956

"Carrier Frequency Shift Transmitting System" - BuShips Journal December 1956

"Carrier Frequency Shift Receiving System" - BuShips Journal June 1958



DEMODULATORS - FSK & AFSK RECEIVING CONVERTERS - photos and infor390-cv89-01.jpg (78725 bytes)

KEYERS - FSK & AFSK TRANSMITTING CONVERTERS - photos and info

TERMINAL UNITS - COMBINED DEMODULATOR + KEYER - photos and info

TTY MULTIPLEX SYSTEMS - photos and info

CONTROL & PATCH PANELS - photos and info

MISC RTTY EQUIPMENT - photos & info

TELETYPE EQUIPMENT - photos & infougc6-guam-01.jpg (68410 bytes)

Torn Tape Relay Equipment

Tape and Automatic Relay Centers

FACSIMILE EQUIPMENT - photos & info


Northern Radio RTTY demods, FSK converters, etc.


1972 list of military surplus RTTY units - download 1.0 MB pdf

Includes brief descriptions.
Also see CQ magazine September 1972, page 83 (avail at http://hamcall.net/cq)


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Navy RTTY Links - more interesting info and photos

More RTTY links

Communication equipment manuals and descriptions

TTY manuals