45-EY-2 Ch= RS-138A Early Production
- United States of America (USA)
- Manufacturer / Brand
- RCA (RCA Victor Co. Inc.); New York (NY)
- Sound/Video Recorder and/or Player
- Radiomuseum.org ID
- alternative name: RCA Manufacturing || Victor Talking Machine
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- Number of Tubes
- Main principle
- Audio-Amplification; 2 AF stage(s)
- Wave bands
- - without
- Power type and voltage
- Alternating Current supply (AC) / 60 cycles, 115 Volt
- Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) - elliptical
- Power out
- 1.2 W (1.5 W max.)
- Plastics (no bakelite or catalin)
- from Radiomuseum.org
- Model: 45-EY-2 Ch= RS-138A [Early Production] - RCA RCA Victor Co. Inc.; New
- Tablemodel, with any shape - general.
- Dimensions (WHD)
- 10.625 x 8.375 x 8.625 inch / 270 x 213 x 219 mm
The RCA 45-EY-2 is an AC operated 3 tube automatic phonograph with mono amplifier and speaker. The turntable is a 45 RPM, model RP-190-1, which holds up to twelve 7 inch fine groove records. Uses crystal pickup with medium output voltage. Also uses Qty(1) PM Elliptical 4" x 6" speaker. Cabinet color is Maroon.
This model was available with 2 different chassis:
Chassis RS-138-A: Uses pot mounted speaker
Chassis RS-138-H: Uses rim mounted speaker
There are differences between the RCA data and the Beitman data, which are listed below. It is assumed that the RCA data is correct.
Service Data Chassis Tubes RCA RS-138A 12AV6, 50B5, 35W4 RCA RS-138H 12AV6, 50B5, 35W4 Beitmans RS-138 12AV6, 50B5, 35W4 Beitmans RS-138A 12SQ7, 50L6GT, 35W4
- Literature/Schematics (1)
- Beitman Radio Diagrams, Vol. 11, 1951 (Page 106)
- Literature/Schematics (2)
- RCA Victor Service Notes "Red Book" Series (RCA Victor Service Data Volume VI 1950 Pages 77-78)
- Model page created by Walter Wiesmüller † May 2012. See "Data change" for further contributors.
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