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BRK With 3-speed record changer

BRK; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 2462407) Radio
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BRK; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 2462407) Radio
Astor brand, Radio: BRK [Radio] ID = 2462407 1400x1415
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For model BRK With 3-speed record changer, Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne:
Mingay's Price Service, 5/56 to 2/59.
Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne
alternative name
Radio Corp.of Australia
Year: 1955–1957 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 8: 6AN7 6BH5 6BH5 6AV6 6AU6 6AQ5 6AQ5 6V4
Main principle Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 3 AF stage(s)
Tuned circuits 6 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast plus more than 2 Short Wave bands.
Details Changer (Record changer)
Power type and voltage Alternating Current supply (AC) / 200-220; 221-250 Volt
Loudspeaker 2 Loudspeakers
Power out
from Model: BRK [With 3-speed record changer] - Astor brand, Radio Corporation
Material Wooden case
Shape Console, Lowboy (legs < 50 %).

This radiogram had four band spread short wave settings covering the 19, 25, 31 and 49 metre bands. Record changer 3-speed Collaro type 3RC54.


Price in first year of sale 152.25 AUS £
Literature/Schematics (1) - - Manufacturers Literature (Astor Technical Bulletin BRK-1, 19/2/1956 & BRK-2, 10/7/1956.)
Literature/Schematics (2) J.R. Publications Radio Service Handbook (R.V. Series Vol. 1, 1963, Page A22.)

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

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