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Model "A" 27"

Model 'A' 27' ; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 1440513) Television
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Model 'A' 27' ; Astor brand, Radio (ID = 1440513) Television
Astor brand, Radio: Model "A" 27" [Television] ID = 1440513 700x790
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For model Model 'A' 27', Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne:
Astor model 'A' 27' television from Radio Corporation Pty Ltd Technical Bulletin A-1.
Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  Astor (brand), Radio Corporation Pty., Ltd.; Melbourne
alternative name
Radio Corp.of Australia
Year: 1959–1961 Category: Television Receiver (TV) or Monitor
Valves / Tubes 20: 6CW7 6BL8 6BX6 6BX6 6BX6 6BX6 6DX8 6BX6 6BX6 6BM8 6BL8 6CS6 6BM8 12AU7 6CM5 6R3 1S2 6N3 6N3 27SP4
Semiconductors (the count is only for transistors) 1N295 1N294 1N66 1N66 1N294 1N294
Main principle Superhet with RF-stage; 2 AF stage(s)
Wave bands VHF incl. FM and/or UHF (see notes for details)
Power type and voltage Alternating Current supply (AC) / 240 Volt
Loudspeaker 2 Loudspeakers / Ø 8 inch = 20.3 cm
Power out
from Model: Model "A" 27" - Astor brand, Radio Corporation
Material Wooden case
Shape Console, Lowboy (legs < 50 %).

27 inch TV set tunes the then current ten Australian VHF channels.  The chassis of this model is almost identical to that in the model Astor ESK.

Cabinet finishes available in Maple, Medium Walnut & Mahogany.

Price in first year of sale 309.75 AUS £
Literature/Schematics (1) - - Manufacturers Literature (Astor Technical Bulletin A-1, 21/7/1959.)
Literature/Schematics (2) J.R. Publications Television Service Handbook (L.J. Series Vol. 1, 1962 & 1967, Page A57.)

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

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