• Year
  • 1952
  • Category
  • Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 53372
    • alternative name: RCA Manufacturing || Victor Talking Machine

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 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Tubes
  • 6
  • Main principle
  • Superhet with RF-stage; ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
  • Tuned circuits
  • 7 AM circuit(s)
  • Wave bands
  • Broadcast only (MW).
  • Power type and voltage
  • AC/DC-set / 115 Volt
  • Loudspeaker
  • Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 4 inch = 10.2 cm
  • Power out
  • 0.85 W (unknown quality)
  • Material
  • Bakelite case
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: 2X61 Ch= RC-1080C - RCA RCA Victor Co. Inc.; New
  • Shape
  • Tablemodel, with any shape - general.
  • Dimensions (WHD)
  • 11.8 x 8.6 x 7.5 inch / 300 x 218 x 191 mm
  • Notes
  • The RCA 2X61 is an AC/DC operated 6 tube AM receiver. AM Band Tuning Range: 540 - 1600kHz. Cabinet color is Maroon. Uses Qty(1) PM 4" speaker. Has built-in loop antenna. Uses Qty(2) #1490 bayonet dial lamps wired in series. Dial scale is on the top. Cabinet material in Bunis and also in RCA Redbook (1952) state material is plastic, but owners of these radios claim it is bakelite.
  • Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)
  • 3.6 kg / 7 lb 14.9 oz (7.93 lb)
  • External source of data
  • Ernst Erb
  • Circuit diagram reference
  • Beitman Radio Diagrams Vol. 13, 1953

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