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1-A very early, no WWV-band

Country:  United States of America (USA)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Drake, R.L. Miamisburg, Ohio
Year: 1957/1958 Category: Amateur-Receiver (amateur bands, may include broadcast bands)
Valves / Tubes 11: 6DC6 6BY6 6AB4 6BY6 6BQ7A 6BY6 12AU7 6BF6 12AU7 12AQ5 12X4
Main principle Superhet, double/triple conversion; ZF/IF 2900/1100 kHz
Wave bands Short Wave (SW only)
Power type and voltage Alternating Current supply (AC) / 115 Volt
Loudspeaker - For headphones or amp.
Power out
from Model: 1-A [very early, no WWV-band] - Drake, R.L. Miamisburg, Ohio
Material Metal case
Shape Tablemodel, high profile (upright - NOT Cathedral nor decorative).
Dimensions (WHD) 171 x 279 x 381 mm / 6.7 x 11 x 15 inch
Notes coverage 80 - 10m ham bands, LSB/USB;
optional external speaker;
difference to later variants: no WWV position in bandswitch, no crystal calibrator, no internal speaker.
Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg) 8.2 kg / 18 lb 1 oz (18.062 lb)
Price in first year of sale 299.00 $
Collectors' prices  
Source of data Communications Receivers

Model page created by Martin Bösch. See "Data change" for further contributors.

All listed radios etc. from Drake, R.L. Miamisburg, Ohio
Here you find 149 models, 93 with images and 49 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.