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Troubadour 5 AC SG5

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Troubadour 5 AC SG5; Emmco Sydney (ID = 2034082) Radio
Emmco Sydney: Troubadour 5 AC SG5 [Radio] ID = 2034082 500x736
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For model Troubadour 5 AC SG5, Emmco Sydney:
Emmco AC5 from advert in "Wireless Weekly" for 6-2-1931 P36.
Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  Emmco Sydney
Year: 1930/1931 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 5: unknown_Tube 245
Main principle TRF (Tuned-Radio-Frequency but use of regeneration unknown); Screengrid 1926-1935
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Power type and voltage Alternating Current supply (AC) / 240 Volt
Loudspeaker Electro Magnetic Dynamic LS (moving-coil with field excitation coil)
Power out
from Model: Troubadour 5 AC SG5 - Emmco Sydney
Material Wooden case
Shape Console, Lowboy (legs < 50 %).

Earliest newspaper advertisement is in the “Mercury”, (Tas.), August 18, 1930. Advertised as a 5 valve version for Aus£49/17/6 and a three valve version for Aus£37/10/-.

This model was still being sold in July, 1931 at the reduced price of £35.

It is not known if the rectifier tube is included in the count. It might be 6 tubes. 

Price in first year of sale 50.00 Aus£
Mentioned in Wireless Weekly 11/7/30 P18.

Model page created by Stuart Irwin. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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