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880 (S880)

Country:  Great Britain (UK)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Eddystone, Birmingham
alternative name
Stratton & Co.Ltd.; Birmingham
Year: 1959–1961 Category: Commercial Receiver (may include amateur bands)
Valves / Tubes 20: 6BA6 6BA6 6AK5 6BA6 6AK5 5840 5840 6U8 6C4 6BA6 6BA6 6BA6 6AL5 12AT7 12AT7 6BE6 12AU7 6AM5 6AM5 6489
schematic requested
Main principle Superhet, double/triple conversion; ZF/IF 3500/500 kHz
Wave bands Broadcast plus more than 2 Short Wave bands.
Power type and voltage Alternating Current supply (AC) / 100-125 / 200-250 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil)
Power out 0.75 W (unknown quality)
from Model: 880 - Eddystone, Birmingham
Material Metal case
Shape Tablemodel, low profile (big size).
Dimensions (WHD) 495 x 239 x 521 mm / 19.5 x 9.4 x 20.5 inch
Notes General coverage receiver, covers 0,5 - 30 MHz in 30 switched ranges, AM, CW, LSB/USB.
Additional tube 0B2 voltage regulator, four DD006 silicon diodes.
Bandwidths 0,2 / 1,5 / 3 / 7 kHz, two AGC speeds, audio filter, crystal calibrator 100 kHz.
Developed for government intelligence agencies.
Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg) 42.8 kg / 94 lb 4.4 oz (94.273 lb)
Price in first year of sale 350.00 GBP
Mentioned in Eddystone User Group: Quick Reference Guide

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

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