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Bantam 29-G5 

Bantam 29-G5 ; Admiral brand (ID = 1046845) Radio Bantam 29-G5 ; Admiral brand (ID = 1046846) Radio
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Bantam 29-G5 ; Admiral brand (ID = 1046845) Radio
Admiral brand: Bantam 29-G5  [Radio] ID = 1046845 600x729
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For model Bantam 29-G5 , Admiral (brand) Continental Radio & Television Co.; Chicago, IL:
Scanned from the Radio Retailing April 1941.
 
Country:  United States of America (USA)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Admiral (brand) Continental Radio & Television Co.; Chicago, IL
alternative name
 
Continental Radio & TV
Year: 1941 perfect model Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 5: 1R5 1T4 1S5 3Q4 35Z5
Main principle Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
Tuned circuits 6 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Details
Power type and voltage Line / Batteries (any type) / AC/DC 117 / 67.5 & 3 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 3 inch = 7.6 cm
Power out
from Radiomuseum.org Model: Bantam 29-G5  - Admiral brand Continental
Material Plastics (no bakelite or catalin)
Shape Portable set > 8 inch (also usable without mains)
Notes

There is also the completely similar looking Globe 454. The price in the Radio Retailing July 1941 = $22.95. The 1T4 could later (1942 onwards) be replaced by the 1L4 tube.

Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg) 4 lb 0 oz (4 lb) / 1.816 kg
Price in first year of sale 19.95 $
Source of data Collector's Guide to Antique Radios (7th Edition)
Mentioned in The Portable Radio in American Life (p.125)
Literature/Schematics (1) Radio Retailing (Radio & Television R.) (April, July 1941.)

Model page created by Konrad Birkner † 12.08.2014. See "Data change" for further contributors.



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