|Year: 1960–1966||Type: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner|
|Valves / Tubes||5: 12BE6 12BA6 12AT6 19AQ5 35W4|
|Principle||Superhet with RF-stage; ZF/IF 465 kHz|
|Wave bands||Broadcast, Long Wave and more than two Short Wave bands.|
|Power type and voltage||AC/DC-set / 110; 210; 240 Volt|
|Loudspeaker||Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil)|
|from Radiomuseum.org||Model: 870A - Eddystone, Birmingham|
|Shape||Tablemodel, with any shape - general.|
|Dimensions (WHD)||279 x 162 x 208 mm / 11 x 6.4 x 8.2 inch|
|Notes||Broadcast general coverage receiver, covers 150 kHz - 24 MHz in five bands (150-380 kHz; 510-1400 kHz; 1,3-3,5 MHz; 3,2-7,5 MHz, 7,5-24 MHz), AM only.
Mainly used as shipboard / cabin receiver for passengers on ocean liners.
|Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)||5.2 kg / 11 lb 7.3 oz (11.454 lb)|
|Price in first year of sale||32.00 GBP|
|Source of data||Shortwave Receivers - Past & Present; Fred Osterman, N8EKU|
|Mentioned in||Eddystone User Group: Quick Reference Guide|
Model page created by Martin Bösch. See "Data change" for further contributors.
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