Aerial Filter "Fix-A-Pix" Pix

Postal Radio, New York

  • Year
  • 1932
  • Category
  • Antenna (Aerial) or Coupler
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 354659

 Technical Specifications

  • Main principle
  • RF-Circuit or wave trap (separate, can also be an antenna with amp.)
  • Wave bands
  • Broadcast and Short Wave (SW).
  • Power type and voltage
  • No Power needed
  • Loudspeaker
  • - - No sound reproduction output.
  • Material
  • Various materials
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: Aerial Filter "Fix-A-Pix" Pix - Postal Radio, New York
  • Notes
  • The Aerial Filter "Fix-A-Pix" Pix is an adjustable condenser with the following features:

    • Two sliding metallic tubes, each 3 inches in length, each terminates in a binding post.
    • Uses are:
      • Wave trap or volume control.
      • Better results are obtained when one Pix is connected in series with each aerial leg.
      • As an inside aerial when connected in series with a fixed condenser to one side of the AC line.
      • As a means of sharpening the tuning.
    • Adjustable range: 5-157 pF.
    • European import.

     

  • Price in first year of sale
  • 1.00 USD
  • Literature/Schematics (1)
  • Radio World (December 17, 1932, page 2.)
  • Literature/Schematics (2)
  • Radio Craft (March 1933, page 527.)
  • Author
  • Model page created by Jerry Elarton. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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