Beau Decca Radiogram BD3378

Decca, London

  • Year
  • 1947
  • Category
  • Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 220582
    • alternative name: Decca Gramophone || Decca Radio

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 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Tubes
  • 11
  • Main principle
  • Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 465 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
  • Wave bands
  • Broadcast, Long Wave and Short Wave.
  • Details
  • Changer (Record changer)
  • Power type and voltage
  • Alternating Current supply (AC) / 200-250 Volt
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3 Loudspeakers
  • Power out
  • 5 W (unknown quality)
  • Material
  • Wooden case
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: Beau Decca Radiogram BD3378 - Decca, London
  • Shape
  • Console, Lowboy (legs < 50 %).
  • Notes
  • Luxury radiogram in a figured walnut cabinet with louvred front. Six valve amplifier with two PX4 triode push-pull output valves powering 3 x 8 inch permanent magnet loudspeakers. Three waveband tuner (which was optional) with variable selectivity and magic eye. Garrard model 70 automatic record changer with a Decca FFRR lightweight pick-up type C with a sapphire stylus which will play either eight 10 inch or 12 inch 78 rpm records (not mixed).
  • Source of data
  • -- Original-techn. papers.
  • Author
  • Model page created by Howard Craven. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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