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BX290U /06 /16

Country:  Netherlands
Manufacturer / Brand:  Philips; Eindhoven (tubes international!); Miniwatt
Year: 1949 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 5: UCH42 UAF42 UBC41 UL41 UY41
Main principle Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 452 kHz; 2 AF stage(s); Export model
Tuned circuits 6 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast, Long Wave and Short Wave.
Power type and voltage AC/DC-set / 125-140; 220 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 11 cm = 4.3 inch
Power out
from Model: BX290U /06 /16 - Philips; Eindhoven tubes
Material Bakelite case
Shape Tablemodel without push buttons, Mantel/Midget/Compact up to 14
Dimensions (WHD) 265 x 210 x 180 mm / 10.4 x 8.3 x 7.1 inch
Export model for Switzerland in 2 versions. No further data known at this time.
AM radio for external antenna:
  • LW: 150 - 405,4 kHz.
  • BC: 517 - 1600 kHz.
  • SW: 9,5- 12 MHz.
Loudspeaker: type 9730 (5Ω).
Dial lamp: 8097D (E10, 19V/97mA).
The mains voltage could be adapted to 245 volt by cutting the short-circuit on resistor R30.
Mentioned in - - Manufacturers Literature

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