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55-A ; Gilfillan Bros.Inc.; (ID = 701476) Radio
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55-A ; Gilfillan Bros.Inc.; (ID = 147489) Radio
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For model 55-A, Gilfillan Bros.Inc.; Los Angeles (CA):
This is my wooden Gilfillan Mantle Radio from the mid 30's. I purchased this set at 1 of our radio clubs swapmeets. I have it repaired & it now works well. The cabinet is original & still looks super.
Country:  United States of America (USA)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Gilfillan Bros.Inc.; Los Angeles (CA)
Year: 1935/1936 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 5: 77 or 36 44 or 39 77 or 36 43 25Z5
Main principle Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 450 kHz
Tuned circuits 6 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Power type and voltage AC/DC-set / 110-115 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent or electro-dynamic (moving coil), system not known yet.
Power out
from Model: 55-A - Gilfillan Bros.Inc.; Los
Material Wooden case
Shape Tablemodel, with any shape - general.
External source of data Ernst Erb
Source of data The Radio Collector's Directory and Price Guide 1921 - 1965
Circuit diagram reference Rider's Perpetual, Volume 5 = ca. 1934 and before
Mentioned in Machine Age to Jet Age II (page 149.)
Literature/Schematics (1) Rider's Perpetual, Volume 6 = 1935 and before
Literature/Schematics (3) The Gilfillan Folder for 1936.

All listed radios etc. from Gilfillan Bros.Inc.; Los Angeles (CA)
Here you find 184 models, 111 with images and 128 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.