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870A (S870A)

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870A ; Eddystone, (ID = 1183288) Radio
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For model 870A (S870A), Eddystone, Birmingham
Country:  Great Britain (UK)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Eddystone, Birmingham
alternative name
Stratton & Co.Ltd.; Birmingham
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)
Power out
from Model: 870A - Eddystone, Birmingham
Material Metal case
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
Collectors' prices  
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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