• Year
  • 1954 ?
  • Category
  • Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 105281
    • Brand: Gecophone

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 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Tubes
  • 5
  • Main principle
  • Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 470 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
  • Tuned circuits
  • 6 AM circuit(s)
  • Wave bands
  • Broadcast, Long Wave and Short Wave.
  • Power type and voltage
  • Alternating Current supply (AC) / 200; 230; 250 Volt
  • Loudspeaker
  • Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 5 inch = 12.7 cm
  • Material
  • Bakelite case
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: BC3248 - GEC, General Electric Co.;
  • Shape
  • Tablemodel, low profile (big size).
  • Dimensions (WHD)
  • 15.5 x 10.125 x 8 inch / 394 x 257 x 203 mm
  • Notes
  • An AC mains 3 band table radio housed in a bakelite cabinet with a painted front. Terminals for gramophone pickup and external aerial. Same as the GEC 3248L model which has different voltage options.

  • Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)
  • 14 lb 0 oz (14 lb) / 6.356 kg
  • Circuit diagram reference
  • Radio and TV Servicing books (R&TVS) book
  • Mentioned in
  • -- Original-techn. papers.
  • Literature/Schematics (1)
  • - - Manufacturers Literature (GEC Service Bulletin No. 163 BC3248 BC3248L)
  • Author
  • Model page created by Peter Hoddow. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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