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Silvertone Crescent 5-tube Receiving Set Order= 57A2722 or 2723

Country:  United States of America (USA)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Sears, Roebuck & Co.; Chicago (IL)
Year: 1925 perfect model Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 5: UV201A UV201A UV201A UV201A UV201A
Main principle TRF without regeneration
Tuned circuits 3 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Power type and voltage Storage and/or dry batteries / storage "A" batttery 6.3 volts & 4 x 22.5 or 2 x 45 Volt
Loudspeaker - This model requires external speaker(s).
Power out
from Model: Silvertone Crescent 5-tube Receiving Set Order= 57A2722 or 2723 - Sears, Roebuck & Co.; Chicago
Material Wooden case
Shape Tablemodel, Box - most often with Lid (NOT slant panel).
Notes The Silvertone Crescent 5-tube Receiving Set is a battery set with a built in volt meter that enables to determine the filament voltage. The offer in the catalog was 57A2722 1/4 without accessories like tubes etc. The 57A2723 1/4 is the accessories only for $ 45.50, rusulting in a total of $ 90. The accessories are: four 22.5-volt or two 45-volt "B" batteries, one large storage battery, five UV201A or C301A vacuum tubes, one loud speaker, 1 pair headphones, aerial and ground equipment with a shipping witht of 90 pounds (the set is 30).
Price in first year of sale 44.50 $ +
Literature/Schematics (1) Sears, Roebuck Catalogs (Silvertone) (Sears Radio Catalog 1925, page 11)

Model page created by Ernst Erb. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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