Please click your language flag. Bitte Sprachflagge klicken.

KK 6A8G & 6B8G

KK; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 1637807) Radio KK; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 1637808) Radio
Use red slider bar for more.
KK; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 1637807) Radio
Astor brand, Radio: KK [Radio] ID = 1637807 900x675
Select picture or schematic to display from thumbnails on the right and click for download.
For model KK 6A8G & 6B8G, Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne:
ebay #111321452520 seller: georgeandmargaret25
Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne
alternative name
Radio Corp.of Australia
Year: 1948–1952 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 4: 6A8G 6B8G 6V6GT 5Y3GT
Main principle Super-Heterodyne (Super in general); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s); Reflex
Tuned circuits 6 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Details Record Player (not changer)
Power type and voltage Alternating Current supply (AC) / 200-220; 220-250 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 6 inch = 15.2 cm
Power out
from Model: KK [6A8G & 6B8G] - Astor brand, Radio Corporation
Material Wooden case
Shape Tablemodel, low profile (big size).
Dimensions (WHD) 447 x 317 x 370 mm / 17.6 x 12.5 x 14.6 inch
Notes On this model there is a door which runs along the bottom edge of the front panel. When opened a slot is revealed into which a record can be inserted. Closing the door lowers the pick-up and activates the turntable motor via a mercury switch.
Price in first year of sale 45.15 AUS £
Circuit diagram reference Australian Official Radio Service Manual Vol. VIII
Literature/Schematics (1) - - Manufacturers Literature (Astor Technical Bulletins KK-1 to KK-10. Dates between 1/12/1948 & 5/10/1951)
Literature/Schematics (2) Australian Official Radio Service Manual AORSM (Volume 8, 1950, Page 62.)

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, 301 with images and 340 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.