• Year
  • 1974
  • Category
  • Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 287457

 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Transistors
  • Semiconductors present.
  • Semiconductors
  • Main principle
  • Superheterodyne (common)
  • Wave bands
  • Broadcast only (MW).
  • Power type and voltage
  • Dry Batteries / 6 x 1.5 Volt
  • Loudspeaker
  • Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil)
  • Material
  • Various materials
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: Noah's Ark - Bendix Corporation Australia
  • Shape
  • Design Radio or Novelty / Gadget - fancy or unusual shape.
  • Notes
  • One of three novelty radios manufactured by Bendix with cases modelled on sculptures by well know Sydney sculptor, Bim Hilder.

    The three models were Pacific Mask, Aboriginal Head and Noah’s Ark (this one). They sold for $AU39.95 in May 1974.

  • Price in first year of sale
  • 39.95 $AU
  • Mentioned in
  • Australian Women’s Weekly, 29 May 1974, Page 42
  • Author
  • Model page created by Gary Cowans. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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