Army Radio Receiver and Transmitter BC-745-B, Galvin MFG. Corporation - Used in WWII, by cavalry and by Airborne troops. On the identification plate on the front it shows the serial no. Above this plate it is marked, "SC3819A". There is wear, scuffing and paint loss on the surface of the radio/transmitter.
There is some wear to the top of the extendable antenna (see pictures), wear to the bottom end of the antenna (as seen in the images it was often mounted which would create the wear seen on the item), and some wear to the end of the power cable. The last two photos in the listing, showing various ways the BC-745-B was used are reference only and were found online.
It is also marked on the power cable: "CD-571" & "1C35404". The item has not been tested to see if it works.
The total length when antenna is not extended is 47 approx. Antenna extends additional 26 approx.The receiver box measures approx. 6" x 5.25" x 5.5. Reference pictures for detail and quality. The item "Signal Corps /Cavalry Radio Receiver and Transmitter BC-745-B, Galvin MFG.
Corp" is in sale since Friday, March 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Field Gear, Equipment". The seller is "jimmtn" and is located in Ashburnham, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Bahamas, Uruguay.