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Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  Aeradio, Brisbane Queensland
Year: 1948/1949 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 5: 1R5 1T4 1T4 1S5 3V4
Main principle Superhet with RF-stage
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Power type and voltage Storage and/or dry batteries / 1.5 & 2 x 45 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil)
Power out
from Model: CJ2 - Aeradio, Brisbane Queensland
Material Leather / canvas / plastic - over other material
Shape Portable set > 8 inch (also usable without mains)
Dimensions (WHD) 14 x 10 x 9 inch / 356 x 254 x 229 mm


Features: 5V, B/C; 5' speaker; tuned R.F. stage; independent on/off switch on front panel; inbuilt aerial inside back; external aerial and earth terminals; suitcase handle; leatherette covered plywood case in cream, red, brown; overall size 14" x 10" x 9"; weighs 16 lbs.; front door opening; port clip fastenings.

Retail selling price: £27/16/9, Brisbane (interstae plus freight and packing.

Battery types used:

  • (A) 1 x 745 (Eveready) or 3745 (Diamond)
  • (B) 2 x 482 (Eveready) or 3482 (Diamond)
Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg) 16 lb 0 oz (16 lb) / 7.264 kg
Price in first year of sale 27.80 AUS £
Mentioned in Radio Electrical Weekly, Portables Supplement, 29/10/1948.

Model page created by Martin Kent. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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