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G827; GEC, General (ID = 2308793) Radio
G827; GEC, General (ID = 2308794) Radio
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G827; GEC, General (ID = 2308793) Radio
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Country:  Great Britain (UK)
Manufacturer / Brand:  GEC, General Electric Co.; London
Year: 1966 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Semiconductors (the count is only for transistors) 7: AF117 AF117 AF117 AC127 OC81D OC81 AC127
Main principle Super-Heterodyne (Super in general); ZF/IF 470 kHz; 3 AF stage(s)
Tuned circuits 5 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast (MW) and Long Wave.
Power type and voltage Dry Batteries / PP9: 9 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil)
Power out
from Model: G827 - GEC, General Electric Co.;
Material Modern plastics (no Bakelite or Catalin)
Shape Portable set > 8 inch (also usable without mains)

A battery portable 7 transistor radio covering MW (196-557 metres), LW (1212-2070 metres)   and Bandspread covering the high frequency end of MW (185-222 metres). It also has a 'Duplex Automatic Tuning' feature, it has a second tuning gang pre-tuned to a radio station which can be selected instantly by pressing the "Duplex" button. Also, when the radio is tuned into the Home Service London MW station on the main tuning scale, pressing the LW automatically selects the Light Programme on LW, and then pressing the Bandspread button automatically selects Radio Luxembourg on Bandspread MW. Sockets for car aerial and earphone.

Similar to the Sobell S327 and Masteradio D527 models.


Literature/Schematics (1) Trader Service Sheet (suppl. of Wireless & El. Trader, etc.) (1774 dated 7 October 1966)

Model page created by Howard Craven. See "Data change" for further contributors.

All listed radios etc. from GEC, General Electric Co.; London
Here you find 415 models, 244 with images and 231 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.