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Battery Fiver Ch= 5B3 Tombstone

Battery Fiver Ch= 5B3; Crosley Radio Corp.; (ID = 1805567) Radio
 
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Battery Fiver Ch= 5B3; Crosley Radio Corp.; (ID = 1805498) Radio
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For model Battery Fiver Ch= 5B3 Tombstone, Crosley Radio Corp.; Cincinnati (OH)
 
Country:  United States of America (USA)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Crosley Radio Corp.; Cincinnati (OH)
Year: 1933/1934 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 5: 34 1A6 34 1A6 33
Main principle Superhet with RF-stage; ZF/IF 456 kHz; 1 AF stage(s)
Tuned circuits 6 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Details
Power type and voltage Storage and/or dry batteries
Loudspeaker Electro Magnetic Dynamic LS (moving-coil with field excitation coil)
Power out
from Radiomuseum.org Model: Battery Fiver Ch= 5B3 [Tombstone] - Crosley Radio Corp.;
Material Wooden case
Shape Tablemodel, Tombstone = decorative upright, not cathedral but can have rounded edges.
Dimensions (WHD) 9.75 x 13.25 x 8.875 inch / 248 x 337 x 225 mm
Notes

The Crosley Battery Fiver is a battery operated 5 tube BC band receiver.  This version of the model is a Tombstone tabletop that uses chassis 5B3.

Crosley offered different models using the "Battery Fiver" model name:

Model Name Chassis used
Battery Fiver 156
Battery Fiver 178
Battery Fiver 5B3
Battery Fiver 527

The Stein Table Top Radios Volume 4 reference mistakenly calls this model 555KC and also mistakenly states this as a 2 band model.

Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg) 9 lb 12 oz (9.75 lb) / 4.427 kg
Mentioned in Crosley Radio Service Manual: 1943 Sets and Earlier (Page 3)
Literature/Schematics (1) Rider's Perpetual, Volume 6 = 1935 and before (Page 6-5)
Literature/Schematics (2) - - Manufacturers Literature (Crosley Service Supplement No. 94)
Literature/Schematics (3) Table Top Radios Vol. 4 Stein 2003 (page 68.)

Model page created by Wayne Childress. See "Data change" for further contributors.



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