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ASK; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 1919639) Television
ASK; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 1920596) Television
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ASK; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 1919639) Television
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Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne
alternative name
Radio Corp.of Australia
Year: 1957 Category: Television Receiver (TV) or Monitor
Valves / Tubes 23: 6CW7 6BL8 6BX6 6BX6 6BX6 6BX6 6BL8 6BX6 6BX6 6AL5 6BM8 6BL8 12AU7 6BM8 6BL8 6AL5 6BL8 6CM5 6R3 1S2 6N3 6N3 21ALP4B or AW53-80
Semiconductors (the count is only for transistors) OA60 or. OA70
Main principle Superhet with RF-stage; 2 AF stage(s)
Wave bands VHF incl. FM and/or UHF (see notes for details)
Power type and voltage Alternating Current supply (AC) / 240 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 8 inch = 20.3 cm
Power out
from Model: ASK - Astor brand, Radio Corporation
Material Wooden case

53 cm television receiver tunes the 10 then standard VHF channels.  Some versions of this receiver used two OA79 diodes in place of the 6AL5 sound detector.

Cabinet styling: Walnut, Brown Mahogany, Light Walnut, Rose Mahogany, Golden Maple, Myrtle, Sycamore, Sapelli & Avodery.

Literature/Schematics (1) J.R. Publications Television Service Handbook (L.J. Series Vol. 1, 1962 & 1967, Page A41.)
Literature/Schematics (2) - - Manufacturers Literature (Astor Technical Bulletins ASK-1, 28/04/1957 & ASK-2, 05/08/1957.)

Model page created by Stuart Irwin. See "Data change" for further contributors.

All listed radios etc. from Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne
Here you find 822 models, 300 with images and 340 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.