Zenith Red Plastic Radio c. 1954 A542

Super fun 1950s red plastic Zenith radio.

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Country: United States of America (USA)
Manufacturer/Brand: Zenith Radio Corp.; Chicago, Illinois
alternative name

Chicago Radio Lab

Year: 1954 ? Type: Radio – or past WW2 tuner
Valves / Tubes 5: 12BE6 12BA6 12AT6 50C5 35W4
Principle Super-Heterodyne (Super in general); IF-Freq 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
Tuned circuits 6 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Details
Power type and voltage AC/DC-set / 110 – 120 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 4 inch = 10.2 cm
Power out
from Radiomuseum.org Model: R512V Ch=5R10 – Zenith Radio Corp.; Chicago,
Material Modern plastics (no Bakelite or Catalin)
Shape Tablemodel with Push Buttons.
Notes The Zenith Modell R512V is an AC Operated AM Superheterodyne Receiver.
Circuit diagram reference Beitman Radio Diagrams Vol. 15, 1955
Literature/Schematics (1) Photofact Folder, Howard W. SAMS (Date 5-55, Set 277, Folder 13)

Model page created by Egon Penker.

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