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Abbiphone Miniature CRO

Abbiphone Miniature CRO ; Abbey Industries, (ID = 1759672) Crystal Abbiphone Miniature CRO ; Abbey Industries, (ID = 1577542) Crystal
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Abbiphone Miniature CRO ; Abbey Industries, (ID = 1759672) Crystal
Abbey Industries,: Abbiphone Miniature CRO [Crystal] ID = 1759672 1200x859
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For model Abbiphone Miniature CRO, Abbey Industries, London:
eBay item number: 161464049410 - Seller: ils001 - This crystal set pictured with original box, sold on Ebay for $422 on 11/02/2014
 
Country:  Great Britain (UK)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Abbey Industries, London
Brand
 
Abbiphone
Year: 1923/1924 Category: Detector-Radio (Crystal or diode, without tubes/transistors)
Main principle Crystal or Solid State Detector
Tuned circuits 1 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Details
Power type and voltage No Power needed
Loudspeaker - For headphones or amp.
Power out
from Radiomuseum.org Model: Abbiphone Miniature CRO - Abbey Industries, London
Material Wooden case
Shape Very small Portable or Pocket-Set (Handheld) < 8 inch.
Dimensions (WHD) 1.5 x 1 x 2 inch / 38 x 25 x 51 mm
Notes Abbiphone Broadcast Receiver Type C.R.O. is a "Miniature Crystal Model C.R.O." made by Abbey Industries Ltd., London. The CRO has a BBC/PMG stamp; GPO No.492; There is a paper sticked to the bottom (outside) of the wooden box. It has an open cat's whisker/galena detector and a rotary stud tuning control with brass fittings on a black ebonite panel - which most often has gone into a yellowish brown. The wooden case is of mahagony. The original price for the CRO was £ 1. 1s. 0p

According to an advertisement in Radio-Amatören Nr. 2 1st of May 1924, Abbiphone was also sold in Sweden for 20 Kr. as "världens bästa och minsta kristallmottagare - inklusive antenn, postförskott portofritt." The seller was "Aktiebolaget Biblioteksbokhandeln, Biblioteksgatan 12, Stockholm 7. Besides radioliterature they sold also "Nespers Hörlurar for 16 Kr. for the Abbiphone Miniature C.R.O.
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Model page created by Konrad Birkner † 12.08.2014. See "Data change" for further contributors.



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