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Vital Statistics


Year Produced 1953? (according to the speaker serial number)


Bands 7

BAND

'CALIBRATED'

'ACTUAL'

Broadcast

540 - 1600 kHz

525 - 1595 kHz

SW1

4.0 - 8.0 MHz

3.86 - 7.98 MHz

SW2

2.0 - 4.0 MHz

1.92 - 3.96 MHz

16M

17.4 - 18.2 MHz

17.23 - 18.29 MHz

18M

14.8 - 15.6 MHz

14.67 - 15.73 MHz

25M

11.5 - 12.1 MHz

11.37 - 12.24 MHz

31M

9.4 - 9.8 MHz

9.27 - 9.99 MHz

For the 'expanded shortwave' bands (16 - 31M) the dial markings do not cover the entire dial.


Tube Complement
RF Amp 1U4
Converter 1L6
IF Amp 1U4
Detector, AVC,1st Audio 1U5
Output 3V4

Power Supply

117 / 220 VAC   220VDC

This radio came with the somewhat rare 117 / 220V adapter that plugs into the chassis

90VDC + 9V DC

1990's equivalent - 10 9V batteries in series + 6 'D' Cells (batteries not included)


Notes:


The expanded shortwave bands (16-31M) were off by about 200kHz, but are fine after re-alignment (good thing the AM band was OK, my generator only goes down to 3 MHz).

Missing manual "sigh"


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