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Mickey CN

Mickey CN; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 1921163) Radio
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Mickey CN; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 1921163) Radio
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Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne
alternative name
Radio Corp.of Australia
Year: 1940–1942 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 4: 6J8G 6U7G 6B6G 32L7GT
Main principle Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
Tuned circuits 6 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast and Short Wave (SW).
Power type and voltage Alternating Current supply (AC) / 200-220; 220-250 Volt
Loudspeaker Electro Magnetic Dynamic LS (moving-coil with field excitation coil)
Power out 0.75 W (1.5 W max.)
from Model: Mickey CN - Astor brand, Radio Corporation
Material Moulded (Bakelite or Plastics)
Shape Tablemodel, Mantel/Midget/Compact up to 14" width, but not a Portable (See power data. Sometimes with handle but for mains only).

This model was available in four colours: Walnut, Green, Blue and "Champagne".  This receiver may be found using a 117L7/M7GT in place of the 32L7GT because of the unavailability of the latter for replacement purposes.  A suitable replacement power transformer was available from Radio Corp. to facilitate this.

Literature/Schematics (1) Mingay's Radio Diagram & I.F. Index

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 825 models, 331 with images and 343 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.