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Four valve AC receiver

Oak cabinet with ebonite front and bakelite knobs. The base of the cabinet has a decorative border which extends along the sides. At the rear is a hinged lid that can be used to access the valves.

Left and right on the front, the two tuning buttons (the right one with fine tuning). The top button controls the amount of feedback. Between the tuning knobs is a volume control knob, left and right, two push/pull switches for selecting the wavelength range. The antenna, the earth and a loudspeaker can be connected at the back. 

The tubes (excluding the rectifier) are all equipped with a side connection.

Type plate

The original price was f 155,-.
 Data Valves  
Serial number: 3213
Dimensions (hwd): 33 42.5 21.5 cm
Made in: 1929
Purchased in: 2014
Voltage: 220 V ~

Click on a valve for more information

What was broadcast in 1929?


Listen to "De oudjes doen het nog best", a medley of Dutch songs, sung by Kees Pruis, recorded in 1929

Back, with lid opended

Under-chassis view
The mains transformer is not original
Advertisement in Radio Expres August 30,  1929
Havened advertises for commercial travellers and agents to sell the new AC receiver.

Advertisement in magazine Radio Expres, October 4th, 1929

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