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Blue Bird Fabrikoid cabinet

Blue Bird ; Automatic Radio Mfg. (ID = 1860831) Radio Blue Bird ; Automatic Radio Mfg. (ID = 1860832) Radio
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Blue Bird ; Automatic Radio Mfg. (ID = 1860831) Radio
Automatic Radio Mfg.: Blue Bird [Radio] ID = 1860831 933x620
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For model Blue Bird Fabrikoid cabinet, Automatic Radio Mfg. Co.; Boston (MA)
Country:  United States of America (USA)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Automatic Radio Mfg. Co.; Boston (MA)
Year: 1925 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 1: UV199
Main principle TRF with regeneration
Tuned circuits 1 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Power type and voltage Storage and/or dry batteries
Loudspeaker - For headphones or amp.
Power out
from Model: Blue Bird [Fabrikoid cabinet] - Automatic Radio Mfg. Co.;
Material Leather / canvas / plastic - over other material
Shape Tablemodel, Box - most often with Lid (NOT slant panel).

The Automatic Radio Mfg. Co. started making the 1-tube regenerative Blue Bird radio in 1924.

In 1925 they started producing the Blue Bird with a blue Fabrikoid cover.

The radios also had a decal on the front panel of a "Blue Bird."

Price in first year of sale 13.00 $
Collectors' prices  
External source of data Ernst Erb
Source of data Radio Collector`s Guide 1921-1932
Mentioned in Collector's Guide to Antique Radios 4. Edition

All listed radios etc. from Automatic Radio Mfg. Co.; Boston (MA)
Here you find 373 models, 141 with images and 307 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.