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AK-59 Ch= C2-4, changer S30

Country:  United States of America (USA)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Farnsworth Television & Radio Corp. - see also Capehart
Year: 1939/1940 perfect model Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 7: 6SK7 6SK7 6SQ7 6A8GT 6H6 25L6GT 25Z6GT
Main principle Superhet with RF-stage; ZF/IF 455 kHz
Wave bands Broadcast and Short Wave (SW).
Details Changer (Record changer)
Power type and voltage Alternating Current supply (AC) / 105-125 Volt
Loudspeaker Electro Magnetic Dynamic LS (moving-coil with field excitation coil) / Ø 12 inch = 30.5 cm
Power out
from Model: AK-59 Ch= C2-4, changer S30 - Farnsworth Television & Radio
Material Wooden case
Shape Console with Push Buttons.
Dimensions (WHD) 32.5 x 35.2 x 14.3 inch / 826 x 894 x 363 mm

For the record changer see also this text about Capehart Radio-Phonographs, technical information Rider's page 136 - 142 for changer S30. See also model AKL-59 without the changer but same cabinet and probably chassis, but player needs AC!

Built-in loop antenna.

External source of data Ernst Erb
Source of data Pre-War Consoles
Circuit diagram reference Rider's Perpetual, Volume 18 = 1949 and before
Literature/Schematics (1) Complete 1940 Farnsworth Radio Service Notes
Literature/Schematics (2) Rider's Automatic Record Changers and Recorders (page 136-142 for changer in AK-59)

Model page created by Ernst Erb. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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