Stromberg-Carlson No. 61 4-Band 7-Tube A.C.-D.C. Receiver
Radio Service Data Sheet
June 1936 Radio-Craft

June 1936 Radio-Craft

June 1936 Radio-Craft Cover - RF Cafe[Table of Contents]

Wax nostalgic about and learn from the history of early electronics. See articles from Radio-Craft, published 1929 - 1953. All copyrights are hereby acknowledged.

Stromberg-Carlson No. 61 Console Radio - RF CafeThe thumbnail image of the International Model 77 'Kadette' radio is from the RadioMuseum.org website. Below is the Radio Service Data Sheet as it appeared in a 1936 issue of Radio-Craft magazine. This floor-sitting console model is typical of configurations of the day with a tiny dial buried amongst a large wooden chassis.

Stromberg-Carlson No. 61 4-Band 7-Tube A.C.-D.C. Receiver
Radio Service Data Sheet

Stromberg-Carlson No. 61 4-Band 7-Tube A.C.-D.C. Receiver Radio Service Data Sheet, June 1936 Radio-Craft - RF CafeRanges: 540 to 1,500 kc., 1,450 to 3,500 kc., and 5,600 to 18,000 kc.: speaker rectifier; wave trap; tone control; pentode output tube.

All measured from respective elements to ground. The line voltage is 120. The table voltage will be slightly lower when the receiver is connected to a D.C. source.

An antenna trap circuit keeps out code and other radio interference, which otherwise might be reproduced through the l.F. amplifier circuits. Note use of pentode outĀ­put, V5. The receiver draws 65 W. from the line, and the power output is about 1.5 W.

 

 

Posted June 20, 2017

Radio Service Data Sheets

These schematics, tuning instructions, and other data are reproduced from my collection of vintage radio and electronics magazines. As back in the era, similar schematic and service info was available for purchase from sources such as SAMS Photofacts, but these printings were a no-cost bonus for readers. There are 220 Radio Service Data Sheets as of February 2, 2018.