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Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne
alternative name
Radio Corp.of Australia
Year: 1959 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Semiconductors (the count is only for transistors) 6: 2N486 2N484 2N484 2N362 2N632 2N632 1N295
Main principle Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
Tuned circuits 5 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Power type and voltage Dry Batteries / 4 x 1.5 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 7 cm = 2.8 inch
Power out 0.1 W (unknown quality)
from Model: FPN - Astor brand, Radio Corporation
Material Modern plastics (no Bakelite or Catalin)
Shape Very small Portable or Pocket-Set (Handheld) < 8 inch.
Dimensions (WHD) 6.875 x 4.375 x 1.875 inch / 175 x 111 x 48 mm

Similar to CPN.  Comes with a leather carrying case.  Dimensions and weight include this case.  Alternatives to the audiod transistors listed may be used.

Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg) 1 lb 14 oz (1.875 lb) / 0.851 kg
Literature/Schematics (1) - - Manufacturers Literature (Technical Bulletin Astor Model FPN-1, 27/9/1959.)

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

All listed radios etc. from Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne
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