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G3A; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 2406256) Radio
Astor brand, Radio: G3A [Radio] ID = 2406256 1400x1122
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For model G3A, Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne:
photo supplied by Michael Wheatley, Australia
Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne
alternative name
Radio Corp.of Australia
Year: 1962–1964 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 5: 6AN7 6N8 6GW8 6GW8 6V4
Main principle Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
Tuned circuits 6 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Details Changer (Record changer)
Power type and voltage Alternating Current supply (AC) / 200-250 Volt
Loudspeaker 2 Loudspeakers / Ø 6 inch = 15.2 cm
Power out 4.5 W (unknown quality)
from Model: G3A - Astor brand, Radio Corporation
Material Wooden case
Shape Console, Lowboy (legs < 50 %).

A seven stage single unit stereogram standing on detachable legs.

Features four-speed Collaro "Studio" record changer with Ronette Stereo-105 cartridge, two matched audio frequency amplifiers use inverse feedback with bass boost. Dual ganged volume and tone control maintain balanced tone and volume in each amplifier. Provision is made to enable either left or right channel speaker to be replaced by an external speaker to improve stereo in a large room. The power output is 2.25 watts per channel. Removal of two screws allows front panel to be detatched for easy servicing. Ferrite rod aerial makes external aerial unnecessary except for long distance reception.

Polished wooden cabinet by Gainsborough with Maple, Medium Walnut or Mahogany tonings finished in Polyester.

Price in first year of sale 103.95 AUS £
Literature/Schematics (1) - - Manufacturers Literature (Service Data Astor Model G3A-1, 1/3/1962.)
Literature/Schematics (2) J.R. Publications Radio Service Handbook (R.V. Series Vol. 1, 1963, Page A49.)

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

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