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Porta ; Coen, Louis, (ID = 1840438) Radio Porta ; Coen, Louis, (ID = 1840439) Radio
Porta ; Coen, Louis, (ID = 1841996) Radio
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Porta ; Coen, Louis, (ID = 1840438) Radio
Coen, Louis,: Porta [Radio] ID = 1840438 757x1048
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For model Porta, Coen, Louis, Wireless Pty Ltd.; Melbourne:
Advertisement from the “Argus” (Vic), December 14, 1926.
Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  Coen, Louis, Wireless Pty Ltd.; Melbourne
Year: 1926–1928 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 4:
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Power type and voltage Storage and/or dry batteries
Loudspeaker -Loudspeaker incorporated, but system not known.
Power out
from Model: Porta - Coen, Louis, Wireless Pty Ltd.
Material Wooden case
Shape Portable set > 8 inch (also usable without mains)

Portable four tube battery powered radio.

The model "Porta" was initially sold by Louis Coen as (The Pinnacle-) Porta from 1926 up to 1928. Then the model was continued under the brand Astor. Advertisements for the Astor Porta appear till mid-1929. It is assumed that only the badge was different between the two models.

Mentioned in “Argus” (Vic), December 14, 1926.

Model page created by Gary Cowans. See "Data change" for further contributors.

All listed radios etc. from Coen, Louis, Wireless Pty Ltd.; Melbourne
Here you find 11 models, 11 with images and 0 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.