• Year
  • 1947
  • Category
  • Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 75669
    • alternative name: Sonora Electric Phono

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 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Tubes
  • 5
  • Main principle
  • Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
  • Tuned circuits
  • 6 AM circuit(s)
  • Wave bands
  • Broadcast only (MW).
  • Power type and voltage
  • Alternating Current supply (AC) / 117 Volt
  • Loudspeaker
  • Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 5 inch = 12.7 cm
  • Material
  • Plastics (no bakelite or catalin)
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: WAU-243 - Sonora Radio & Telev. Corp.;
  • Shape
  • Tablemodel without push buttons, Mantel/Midget/Compact up to 14
  • Dimensions (WHD)
  • 11.25 x 6.25 x 6.75 inch / 286 x 159 x 171 mm
  • Notes
  • Tuning 535 to 1620 kc. Giant rotor dial in maroon color. Color= Ivory.
  • Price in first year of sale
  • 29.95 $

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The model WAU-243 can be seen in the following museums.

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