All Transistor J1-16 Ch= J1
- Manufacturer / Brand
- His Master's Voice (HMV, H.M.V.), EMI (Australia) Ltd.; Sydney, NSW
- Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
- Radiomuseum.org ID
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- Number of Transistors
- Main principle
- Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 457.5 kHz; 3 AF stage(s)
- Tuned circuits
- 8 AM circuit(s)
- Wave bands
- Broadcast only (MW).
- Power type and voltage
- Dry Batteries / 9 Volt
- Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) - elliptical
- Leather / canvas / plastic - over other material
- from Radiomuseum.org
- Model: All Transistor J1-16 Ch= J1 - His Master's Voice HMV, H.M.V.
- Portable set > 8 inch (also usable without mains)
- Dimensions (WHD)
- 11 x 6.875 x 4 inch / 279 x 175 x 102 mm
HMV Model J1-16 Transistor Portable (HMV Australia first transistor radio)
A battery operated 7 transistor portable receiver with built-in ferrite rod aerial. Designed for use with Eveready type 276P 9 volt battery with an estimated life of 300 hours. Controls: tuning and on/off - volume control. a 7" x 5" elliptical speaker.arge tuning dial with station call signs clearly printed on state zoned slip-in dial scales. Solid leather case in top-grain steerhide with two-tone grille treatment, combines toughness and durability with smart dignified styling. Available in the following colour combinations: Tan body with with ivory end treatment; blue body with ivory end treatment; red body with ivory end treatment. (MINGAY'S PRICE SERVICE)
- Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)
- 7 lb 0 oz (7 lb) / 3.178 kg
- Price in first year of sale
- 44.10 AUS £
- Mentioned in
- Mingay's Price Service (Feb 1959 & Aug 1959.)
- Literature/Schematics (1)
- - - Manufacturers Literature (HMV Circuit Diagram & Parts List for model J1-16.)
- Literature/Schematics (2)
- J.R. Publications Transistor Radio Service Handbook (Vol. 1, 1960, Page H9.)
- Literature/Schematics (3)
- J.R. Publications Transistor Radio Service Handbook (A Series Handbook, Page A32.)
- Literature/Schematics (4)
- Feb 1959 & Aug 1959.
- Model page created by Stuart Irwin. See "Data change" for further contributors.
- Other Models
Here you find 575 models, 353 with images and 225 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.
All listed radios etc. from His Master's Voice (HMV, H.M.V.), EMI (Australia) Ltd.; Sydney, NSW