• Year
  • 1951–1955
  • Category
  • Amateur-Receiver (amateur bands, may include broadcast bands)
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 77655

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 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Tubes
  • 11
  • Main principle
  • Superhet, double/triple conversion; ZF/IF 1650/50 kHz
  • Wave bands
  • Broadcast plus more than 2 Short Wave bands.
  • Power type and voltage
  • Line / Storage batteries (perhaps also batteries) / 105-125 Volt
  • Loudspeaker
  • - For headphones or amp.
  • Power out
  • 3 W (unknown quality)
  • Material
  • Metal case
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: S-76 - Hallicrafters, The; Chicago,
  • Shape
  • Boatanchor (heavy military or commercial set >20 kg).
  • Dimensions (WHD)
  • 470 x 229 x 241 mm / 18.5 x 9 x 9.5 inch
  • Notes
  • Coverage: 0.538-1.58, 1.72-4.9,4.6-13, 12-34MHz, 2nd IF= 50kHz, reception gap from 1.58-1.72MHz because of the 1st IF frequency, Bandspread 80 to 10 meters, huge S-Meter, first of a line of double conversion receivers using the 50kHz L/C filter system, 170 USD in 1951, 200 USD in 1953, DC Operation also by a 6Volt Storage Battery and "B" Batteries or Vibrapack.

  • Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)
  • 14.8 kg / 32 lb 9.6 oz (32.599 lb)
  • Price in first year of sale
  • 170.00 $
  • Author
  • Model page created by a member from D. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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