• Year
  • 1941–1945
  • Category
  • Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 310250
    • alternative name: General Electric Company of Australia Ltd.

 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Tubes
  • 5
  • Main principle
  • Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
  • Tuned circuits
  • 6 AM circuit(s)
  • Wave bands
  • Broadcast only (MW).
  • Power type and voltage
  • Alternating Current supply (AC) / 200-260 Volt
  • Loudspeaker
  • Electro Magnetic Dynamic LS (moving-coil with field excitation coil) / Ø 5 inch = 12.7 cm
  • Material
  • Wooden case
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: Hotpoint D65ME - Australian General Electric GE
  • Shape
  • Tablemodel without push buttons, Mantel/Midget/Compact up to 14
  • Notes
  • For the Model D65ME, 5 Valve, AC powered, Superheterodyne, released in February 1941.

    Chassis:

    • Dark dial with “Hotpoint” and a white dial pointer
    • 3 position tone control.
    • Chassis also used in AWA Model 84Y.

     

  • Mentioned in
  • -- Original prospect or advert (Australian Women's Weekly Aug 9, 1941, page 44)
  • Author
  • Model page created by Gary Cowans. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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