- United States of America (USA)
- Manufacturer / Brand
- General Electric Co. (GE); Bridgeport CT, Syracuse NY
- Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
- Radiomuseum.org ID
- Brand: Musaphonic
Click on the schematic thumbnail to request the schematic as a free document.
- Number of Tubes
- Main principle
- Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
- Tuned circuits
- 6 AM circuit(s)
- Wave bands
- Broadcast only (MW).
- Power type and voltage
- Alternating Current supply (AC) / 60 cycles, 105 to 125 Volt
- Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 4 inch = 10.2 cm
- Power out
- 1.2 W (2 W max.)
- Plastics (no bakelite or catalin)
- from Radiomuseum.org
- Model: 62 - General Electric Co. GE;
- Tablemodel with Clock ((Alarm-) Clock Radio).
- Dimensions (WHD)
- 10.5 x 6.2 x 5.4 inch / 267 x 157 x 137 mm
The General Electric Model 62 is an AC Operated 5 Tube AM Receiver with Electric Clock. The BC band frequency tuning range is 540 to 1600kHz. Has built-in loop antenna and connections for an external antenna. Cabinet color is Ivory.
The following models use the same schematic and cabinet:
Model Cabinet Color 60 Mahogany 62 Ivory
There is also a completely different console model 60 from 1942!
The radio also was available with 50Hz/115V and also available with 50Hz/240V for export to Europe.
- External source of data
- E. Erb 3-907007-36-0
- Source of data
- Collector's Guide to Antique Radios (6th edition)
- Circuit diagram reference
- Die «Thali Schemasammlung» führt das Modell.
- Mentioned in
- Rider's Perpetual, Volume 17 = covering 1947 (Page 16)
- Literature/Schematics (1)
- Beitman Radio Diagrams, Vol. 09, 1949 (Page 40)
- Literature/Schematics (2)
- Radio Retailing (Radio & Television R.) (September 1947 page 11.)
- Literature/Schematics (3)
- General Electric Service Notes (General Electric Radio Service Guide Volume III 1946 to 1961 page 2)
- Literature/Schematics (4)
- Photofact Folder, Howard W. SAMS (Set 36, Date 3/48, Folder 486-9)
- Other Models
Here you find 2876 models, 2087 with images and 2016 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.
All listed radios etc. from General Electric Co. (GE); Bridgeport CT, Syracuse NY