- Great Britain (UK)
- Manufacturer / Brand
- Eddystone, Birmingham
- Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
- Radiomuseum.org ID
- alternative name: Stratton & Co.Ltd.; Birmingham
Click on the schematic thumbnail to request the schematic as a free document.
- Number of Tubes
- Main principle
- Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 465 kHz
- Wave bands
- Broadcast, Long Wave and Short Wave.
- Power type and voltage
- AC/DC-set / 110; 210; 240 Volt
- Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil)
- Metal case
- from Radiomuseum.org
- Model: 870 - Eddystone, Birmingham
- Tablemodel, with any shape - general.
- Dimensions (WHD)
- 279 x 162 x 208 mm / 11 x 6.4 x 8.2 inch
- Broadcast general coverage receiver, covers 150 kHz - 18 MHz in four bands (150-380 kHz; 540-1500 kHz; 1,95-6,3 MHz, 5,9-18 MHz), AM only.
Mainly used as shipboard / cabin receiver for passengers on ocean liners.
- Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)
- 5.2 kg / 11 lb 7.3 oz (11.454 lb)
- Price in first year of sale
- 34.00 GBP
- Source of data
- Shortwave Receivers - Past & Present (3rd ed.)
- Mentioned in
- Eddystone User Group: Quick Reference Guide
- Model page created by Martin Bösch. See "Data change" for further contributors.
- Other Models
Here you find 235 models, 88 with images and 34 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.
All listed radios etc. from Eddystone, Birmingham