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Bland Radio Ltd; Adelaide

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Name: Bland Radio Ltd; Adelaide    (AUS)  
Abbreviation: blandradio
Products: Model types

Bland Radio Ltd, Coromandel Pl., Adelaide, South Australia.

Used the brand Operatic.

Production: 1936 - 1955

This manufacturer was suggested by Stuart Irwin.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
AUS  50 Operatic 70RG 6SA7GT  Broadcast only radiogram with a Garrard 78 RPM single speed record player. 
AUS  46 Operatic 36MA 6A8G   
AUS  45/46 Operatic 45M 6A8G   
AUS  45/46 Operatic 36M 6A8G   
AUS  39–46 Operatic 28T 1C7G  This model uses a synchronous vibrator power unit. 
AUS  50 Inverter   Synchroneous (self rectifying) vibrator inverter, mainly for shavers. Input 6 V (max. 4 Am... 
AUS  50 Operatic Carmen A1 6AN7   
AUS  47 Operatic 37MA 6SA7GT   
AUS  47 Operatic 51T EK32  This model was designed for use on 32 volt farm lighting systems. It uses a synchronous vi... 
AUS  47 Operatic 47M EK32   
AUS  47 Operatic 60E EK32   
AUS  47–50 Operatic 61RG EK32   


Further details for this manufacturer by the members (rmfiorg):

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