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BC999

BC999; Genalex, BGE brand, (ID = 2421884) Radio
BC999; Genalex, BGE brand, (ID = 2116677) Radio
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BC999; Genalex, BGE brand, (ID = 2116677) Radio
Genalex, BGE brand,: BC999 [Radio] ID = 2116677 411x700
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For model BC999, Genalex, BGE (brand), British General Electric Co. Pty Ltd.; Sydney, NSW.:
Gelalex model BC999 from Radio Electrical Weekly, 26-7-1948 P9.
 
Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  Genalex, BGE (brand), British General Electric Co. Pty Ltd.; Sydney, NSW.
Year: 1947–1950 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 5: 1T4 1R5 1T4 1S5 1Q5GT
Main principle Superhet with RF-stage; ZF/IF 458 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
Tuned circuits 7 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Details
Power type and voltage Dry Batteries / 90 & 1.5 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 6 inch = 15.2 cm
Power out
from Radiomuseum.org Model: BC999 - Genalex, BGE brand, British
Material Leather / canvas / plastic - over other material
Shape Portable set > 8 inch (also usable without mains)
Dimensions (WHD) 14.625 x 10.5 x 5.625 inch / 371 x 267 x 143 mm
Notes

MODEL: BC999

Features: 5V, B/C; tone control; 6" speaker; tuned R.F. stage; overall size 14½" x 10½" x 5½"; weighs 17½ lbs.; on/off switch on control panel; inbuilt aerial encircling case; suit case carrying handle; two tone brown leatherette-covered wooden case; uses two 482 and one 745 batteries.

Retail selling price: £28/7/-.

Battery types used:

  • (A) 1 x 745 (Eveready) or 3745 (Diamond)
  • (B) 2 x 482 (Eveready) or 3482 (Diamond)

See also Tasma Model 999.

Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg) 17.5 lb (17 lb 8 oz) / 7.945 kg
Price in first year of sale 28.35 Aus£
Circuit diagram reference Australian Official Radio Service Manual Vol. VI
Mentioned in Radio Electrical Weekly, Vol. 27, No. 13 (614h Issue), 26/7/1948, Page 9.
Literature/Schematics (1) Australian Official Radio Service Manual AORSM (Volume 6, 1948, Page 176.)

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



All listed radios etc. from Genalex, BGE (brand), British General Electric Co. Pty Ltd.; Sydney, NSW.
Here you find 187 models, 30 with images and 76 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.



  
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