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Drydex H1146

Drydex H1146; Chloride Electrical (ID = 1533493) Power-S  
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Drydex H1146; Chloride Electrical (ID = 1533493) Power-S
Chloride Electrical: Drydex H1146 [Power-S] ID = 1533493 933x541
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For model Drydex H1146, Chloride Electrical Storage Company Ltd; London:
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Country:  Great Britain (UK)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Chloride Electrical Storage Company Ltd; London
Year: 1937 ?? Category: Power supply/conditioner or battery or charger 
Wave bands - without
Power type and voltage Is a battery or storage battery / 90 Volt
Loudspeaker - - No sound reproduction output.
Power out
from Model: Drydex H1146 - Chloride Electrical Storage
Dimensions (WHD) 210 x 76 x 124 mm / 8.3 x 3 x 4.9 inch

Contained 60 x "B" cells (U10) in series. A replica using 60 x alkaline AA cells is a little higher capacity (Zinc Carbon AA would be 1/2 capacity) and weighs 1.6kg (Zinc carbon AA are much lighter). Three B cells are used inside each flat "Flashlight Battery" such as Ever Ready 1289 or Varta Super 2012 3R12 (Some brands still available 2013).

Connection is by a socket at each end and flying leads with small plugs for + and -

About 2500mAH, so over 250 Hours possible on Radio. Basically the HT part of an AD3.

Post WWII used on Vidor CN420 "Regatta" and all earlier Vidor Riviera models from 1945. may have been used in older pre-1939 portables with wet or gel 2V Lead Acid LT (100mA @ 2V tubes)


  • Ever Ready Portable 61
  • GEC BB372
  • Vidor L5039
  • Others: 1340

Model page created by Michael Watterson. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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