HOME ENTERTAINMENT - MARCONIPHONE MODEL VI (6) RADIO
The earliest Canadian Marconi receivers were given ascending Roman numeral model designators. These Roman numerals are also referenced here along with their corresponding Arabic numbers.Type: 4 tube TRF set
Circa: Ju;y 1925
Tube Lineup : ?
Power Input : DC operated.
Original List Price: $ 115
Cabinet style: Tabletop
Comment: Based on a "Valuation of Trade-In Radio Sets" document complied by "Radio" - Pioneer of the Trade Papers organization, the model 6 radio had a trade-in allowance $15 in 1929..
M VI schematic here.
Marconiphone 6 (Photo courtesy Canada Science and Technology Museum)
Above and below: Marconiphone 6 with lid closed and open. (Photo source unknown)
Credits and References:
1) The Early Development of Radio in Canada 1901 to 1930 by Robert Murray
3) Lewis Bodkin 05bodkin555(at)mail.com>