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542 ; Zenith Radio Corp.; (ID = 897717) Radio
Zenith Radio Corp.;: 542 [Radio] ID = 897717 554x800
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For model 542, Zenith Radio Corp.; Chicago, IL:
Zenith_Model_542_ with courtesy by John Formanek.
Country:  United States of America (USA)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Zenith Radio Corp.; Chicago, IL
alternative name
Chicago Radio Lab
Year: 1930 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 9: 24 24 24 27 27 27 45 45 80
Main principle TRF without regeneration; Screengrid 1926-1935
Tuned circuits 5 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Power type and voltage Alternating Current supply (AC)
Power out
from Model: 542 - Zenith Radio Corp.; Chicago,
Material Wooden case
Shape Console with any shape - in general
Notes Automatic tuning; 25cycle version of 54 using Power pack ZE-502;
Price in first year of sale 450.00 $
Circuit diagram reference Rider's Perpetual, Volume 1 = 1931/1934 (for 1919-1931)
Mentioned in Zenith Radio The Early Years 1919-1935

Model page created by Konrad Birkner † 12.08.2014. See "Data change" for further contributors.

All listed radios etc. from Zenith Radio Corp.; Chicago, IL
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