• Year
  • 1960/1961
  • Category
  • Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 85361
    • Brand: Musaphonic

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 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Transistors
  • 5
  • Semiconductors
  • Main principle
  • Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
  • Tuned circuits
  • 5 AM circuit(s)
  • Wave bands
  • Broadcast only (MW).
  • Power type and voltage
  • Dry Batteries / 9 Volt
  • Loudspeaker
  • Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 3.5 inch = 8.9 cm
  • Material
  • Plastics (no bakelite or catalin)
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: P805A [Late] - General Electric Co. GE;
  • Shape
  • Very small Portable or Pocket-Set (Handheld) < 8 inch.
  • Notes
  • The General Electric P805A (Late Version) is a battery operated portable AM receiver. The AM band frequency tuning range is 540 to 1600kHz.  Has earphone jack that disconnects the speaker for private listening.

    The P805A is part of the following family of models:

    Model Other Models in Family Cabinet Color
    P755A None Gray
    P805A (Early) P805A (Late) White
    P806A (Early) P806A (Late) Blue
    P807A P807B, C, E, G, H, I, J, S, T Black
    P808A P808B, C, E, G, H, J, S, T White
    P809B P809C, E Green

    Different transistors are used in the late production version as compared to the early production version.

  • Author
  • Model page created by Egon Penker. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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