dark brown Bakelite cabinet with cream coloured
plastic tuning scale surround and five plastic
press-button tuning for three stations, and
press-button wavelenght changing. In early
versions the three pre-set stations were all for
medium wave operation, but in later versions one
of them covered the long wave band (BBC Light
wave (191-560 meters) and long wave (845-2070
On left side is
the on/off/volume control knob and on the right
the tuning knob, made of cream
has a built-in frame aerial.
models were made with medium wave and three
short wave bands. These radios do not have
press-button tuning. The first push button is
used to switch the radio on and off; the other
buttons are used to select the wave bands.
Models with white push buttons are also known.
was introduced in January 1950. The price was £14 16s;
reduced later to £13 19s 8d.