Products, Parts, and Other Items

The vintageTEK museum may accept donations of all Tektronix related materials and products depending on our need.  This includes instruments, documentation, videos and films, memorabilia, and parts.  The museum may also accept donations of electronic parts depending upon our need and non-Tektronix products if they can be refurbished and sold.  Donated items become the property of the vintageTEK museum and may restored to be displayed in the museum, sold to raise funds, used for parts to restore other products, or recycled.

The museum is looking for donations of specific products. They are listed on our home page.

vintageTEK Education and Operation is a charitable, educational and scientific museum founded to commemorate the early history of Tektronix, Inc (1945 to 1985) and its role in spawning approximately 300 high technology companies in the Silicon Forest, the four county, two state metropolitan area of Portland, Oregon.

The museum and website is dedicated to displaying working Tektronix products which enabled generations of scientists, engineers, and technicians create the future and to the memory of those Tektronix employees that created this legacy.  Our mission is to encourage the next generation of engineers by sharing this knowledge and history and supporting STEM programs in our local community.

The museum operates solely by the support of volunteers, contributions, and modest ebay sales.  The museum does not charge for tours or special events.

VintageTEK org is a 501(c)(3) charity so all donations are 100% tax deductible under section 170 of the IRS code.  We are also qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers or gifts under section 2055, 2106, or 2522 of the IRS code. Our Federal ID number is available upon request.

We are also registered on Benevity if your company supports workplace giving and matching.  Thank you for your generous consideration

If you are paying for goods or service by Paypal, please send funds to

If you are making a monetary donation then please use the form below or stop by the museum.

- vintageTEK Board

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