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Bandmaster: Sydney

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Name: Bandmaster: Sydney    (AUS)  
Abbreviation: bandmaster
Products: Model types
Summary:

"Bandmaster" was a brand name used by Australian General Electric Ltd from 1935 to 1937. Prior to this they used "A.G.E." and "G.E." After this they used "Hotpoint Bandmaster" See General Electric Australia for these models. All Bandmaster radios were manufactured by AWA but had different cabinet designs.

Production: 1935 - 1937
History:


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
AUS  36 M256B 1C4  This radio uses the same chassis as the AWA Radiola model 157. 
AUS  36 D276E 6K7   
AUS  36 D256D 6D6  This radio uses the same chassis as the AWA Radiola model 252. 
AUS  36 D176B 1C4  This radio uses the same chassis as the AWA Radiola model 253. 
AUS  36 D186C 6K7  This radio uses the same chassis as the AWA Radiola model 303. 
AUS  36 D266B 1C4  This radio uses the same chassis as the AWA Radiola model 250. 
AUS  36 M346B 1C4  The 6B7 is reflexed as the I.F. amplifier and the 1st A.F. amplifier. This radio uses the... 
AUS  36 D186E 6K7  This radio uses the same chassis as the AWA Radiola model 251. 
AUS  36 D356E 6A7  This radio uses the same chassis as the AWA Radiola model 248. The 6B7 is reflexed as the... 
AUS  36 M356U 6D6  This radio uses the same chassis as the AWA Radiola model 159. The 6B7 is reflexed as the... 
AUS  35 555E 6D6  The 6B7 is reflexed as the I.F. amplifier and the 1st A.F. amplifier. 
AUS  37 447MB 1C6  Chassis same as AWA Radiola model 42B. 

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From the "Sydney Morning Herald", (NSW), April 18, 1935tbn_aus_bandmaster_ad.jpg

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Bandmaster
Peter Hughes
05.Oct.09
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Bandmaster radios were made by Australian General Electric Pty, Ltd

Since their introduction in 1931, Australian General Electric receivers were marketed under the names, "General Electric", "Bandmaster" and "Hotpoint-Bandmaster".  The last name was in use consistently from the late thirties onwards.

 
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