Kadette Jewel 40
- United States of America (USA)
- Manufacturer / Brand
- International Radio Corp (Kadette); Ann Arbor, MI.
- Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
- Radiomuseum.org ID
- alternative name: International All Wave || International Industries || International Kadette || IRC
Click on the schematic thumbnail to request the schematic as a free document.
- Number of Tubes
- Main principle
- TRF without regeneration
- Tuned circuits
- 2 AM circuit(s)
- Wave bands
- Broadcast only (MW).
- Power type and voltage
- AC/DC-set / 105-125 Volt
- Magnetic loudspeaker (reed) generic.
- Plastics (no bakelite or catalin)
- from Radiomuseum.org
- Model: Kadette Jewel 40 - International Radio Corp
- Tablemodel without push buttons, Mantel/Midget/Compact up to 14
- Dimensions (WHD)
- 7.625 x 5.5 x 4.375 inch / 194 x 140 x 111 mm
300 Ohm resistance line cord.
The Shapleigh Hardware Company 1936 catalog, page 2000, describes the model 40 Kadette Jewel radio as having a brown bakelite cabinet with two-tone grille. This is a solid color tan grill with no marbling that gives a two-tone appearance to the radio. This was the cheapest basic version of the radio. Measurements in the Shapleigh catalog did not include knobs.
Colors and material per Shapleigh's 1936 catalog:
Model 40: brown bakelite with two-tone grill.
Model 41: walnut bakelite with agate grill.
Model 42: mahogany plaskon with tortoise grill.
Model 43: ivory plaskon with alabaster grill.
Model 44: chinese red plaskon with coral grill.
Model 45: black onyx plaskon with jade grill.
Model 46: orchid plaskon with moonstone grill. (Today's collectors call this lavender)
Additional colors and materials per August 1935 Radio Journal ad, page 12:
Model 47: black pearl plaskon with silver grill.
Model 48: marble plaskon with black onyx grill.
- Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)
- 3.75 lb (3 lb 12 oz) / 1.703 kg
- 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 6 = 1935 and before
- Mentioned in
- Table Top Radios Vol. 1 Stein 98
- Literature/Schematics (1)
- Rider's Perpetual, Volume 7 = 1936 and before (page 7-1)
- Literature/Schematics (2)
- Beitman Radio Diagrams, Vol. 01, 1926-1938 (page 103)
- Other Models
Here you find 194 models, 88 with images and 146 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.
All listed radios etc. from International Radio Corp (Kadette); Ann Arbor, MI.