|Year: 1955||Type: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner|
|Valves / Tubes||5: 12BE6 12BA6 12AV6 50C5 35W4|
|Principle||Super-Heterodyne (Super in general); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)|
|Tuned circuits||6 AM circuit(s)|
|Wave bands||Broadcast only (MW).|
|Power type and voltage||Alternating Current supply (AC) / 60 cycles, 105 to 120 Volt|
|Loudspeaker||Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 4 inch = 10.2 cm|
|Power out||0.5 W (unknown quality)|
|from Radiomuseum.org||Model: 427 - General Electric Co. GE;|
|Material||Modern plastics (no Bakelite or Catalin)|
|Shape||Tablemodel, Mantel/Midget/Compact up to 14" width, but not a Portable (See power data. Sometimes with handle but for mains only).|
The General Electric 427 is an AC operated 5 tube BC band receiver. The BC band range is 540 to 1600 kHz. Has built-in loop antenna. Uses Qty(1) #44 lamp. Cabinet color is Mahogany.
The following models use the same schematic and cabinet but have different cabinet colors:
|Source of data||Machine Age to Jet Age II|
|Literature/Schematics (1)||General Electric Service Notes (General Electric Service Guide Volume III 1946 to 1961 Page 128)|
|Literature/Schematics (2)||Photofact Folder, Howard W. SAMS (Set 270 Folder 5)|
Model page created by Hans-Joachim Korn. See "Data change" for further contributors.
All listed radios etc. from General Electric Co. (GE); Bridgeport CT, Syracuse NY
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