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Mickey KM

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For model Mickey KM, Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne
 
Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne
alternative name
 
Radio Corp.of Australia
Year: 1947 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 4: 6A8G or 6J8G 6B8G or 6G8G 6V6GT 5Y3GT
Main principle Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s); Reflex
Tuned circuits 6 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Details
Power type and voltage Alternating Current supply (AC) / 200-220; 220-250 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 5 inch = 12.7 cm
Power out
from Radiomuseum.org Model: Mickey KM - 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).
Dimensions (WHD) 279 x 185 x 175 mm / 11 x 7.3 x 6.9 inch
Notes

The model comes with negative feedback for audio. This was not usual in Australia at that time. Astor did it and this improved those models quite a bit.

Available in 11 colours (official): Walnut, Green, Blue, Champagne, Ivory, Chinese Red, Mahogany, Marble Champagne, Marble Ivory, Amber & Aust. White.

This original 1947 version could use either 6A8G or 6J8G & 6B8G or 6G8G valves without any circuit alterations. Due to circuit alterations in later versions only 6A8G & 6B8G valves can be used.

Price is for the Walnut case. Colours for £18/2/6.

Price in first year of sale 17.63 AUS £
Source of data - - Data from my own collection
Circuit diagram reference Australian Official Radio Service Manual Vol. VI
Literature/Schematics (1) - - Manufacturers Literature (Astor Technical Bulletins KM-1, 16/6/1947 & KM-3, 13/11/1947.)
Literature/Schematics (2) Australian Official Radio Service Manual AORSM (Volume 6, 1948, Page 59)
Literature/Schematics (3) Astor Technical Bulletin KM-9, 10/8/1949

Model page created by Peter Hughes. See "Data change" for further contributors.



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