• Year
  • 1912 ??
  • Category
  • Commercial Receiver (may include amateur bands)
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 326252

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 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Tubes
  • 2
  • Main principle
  • Crystal or Solid State Detector; Crystal-detection 2 circuits (no tubes)
  • Tuned circuits
  • 2 AM circuit(s)
  • Wave bands
  • Broadcast only (MW).
  • Power type and voltage
  • Storage and/or dry batteries
  • Loudspeaker
  • - For headphones or amp.
  • Material
  • Wooden case, TUBES VISIBLE.
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: Valve Tuner - Marconi's Wireless Telegraph
  • Shape
  • Tablemodel, with any shape - general.
  • Notes
  • Combined tuner and receiver with a Fleming diode detector. The tuner uses an intermediate circuit. Two valves fitted but only one valve's filament will be powered at a time, the other valve is spare. The valves are operated with a plate voltage, which can be varied using the potentiometer. Requires high-resistance headphones.

    The unit was also supplied by American Marconi - see here.

  • Mentioned in
  • Hawkhead: Handbook of Technical Instruction for Wireless Telegraphists, 2nd ed. (1915)
  • Author
  • Model page created by Nikolaus Löwe. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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