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B61A

B61A; His Master's Voice (ID = 1783484) Radio
 
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His Master's Voice: B61A [Radio] ID = 2299273 1400x1292
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For model B61A, His Master's Voice (HMV, H.M.V.), EMI (Australia) Ltd.; Sydney, NSW:
HMV model B61A with dial cover open. Photo taken with permission from owner.
 
Country:  Australia
Manufacturer / Brand:  His Master's Voice (HMV, H.M.V.), EMI (Australia) Ltd.; Sydney, NSW
Year: 1949 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 5: 1T4 1R5 1T4 1S5 3V4
Main principle Superhet with RF-stage; ZF/IF 457.5 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
Tuned circuits 7 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Details
Power type and voltage Dry Batteries / 2 x 45 & 1.5 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 8 inch = 20.3 cm
Power out
from Radiomuseum.org Model: B61A - His Master's Voice HMV, H.M.V.
Material Leather / canvas / plastic - over other material
Shape Portable set > 8 inch (also usable without mains)
Dimensions (WHD) 15.375 x 12.25 x 5.625 inch / 391 x 311 x 143 mm
Notes

MODEL: B61A.

Features: 5V, B/C; 8" speaker; tuned R.F. stage; on/off switch in volume control; loop aerial mounted on chassis; external aerial and earth terminals; snap-action handle; leatherette-covered wooden case in light brown, dark browns and blue; hinged back; hinged up-lifting lid protects dial; operates on internal or external dry batteries; overall size 15" x 12" x 5¼"; weighs 16¾ lbs.

Retail selling price: £29/18/6.

Battery types used:

  • (A) 1 x 745 (Eveready) or 3745 (Diamond)
  • (B) 2 x 482 (Eveready) or 3482 (Diamond)
Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg) 11 lb 0 oz (11 lb) / 4.994 kg
Price in first year of sale 29.93 AUS £
Circuit diagram reference Australian Official Radio Service Manual Vol. VIII
Mentioned in Radio Electrical Weekly, Portables Supplement, 29/10/1948.
Literature/Schematics (1) - - Manufacturers Literature (HMV Service Manual.)
Literature/Schematics (2) Australian Official Radio Service Manual AORSM (Volume 8, 1950, Page 191.)

Model page created by Stuart Irwin. See "Data change" for further contributors.



All listed radios etc. from His Master's Voice (HMV, H.M.V.), EMI (Australia) Ltd.; Sydney, NSW
Here you find 524 models, 264 with images and 210 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.



  
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