HOME ENTERTAINMENT - MODEL IX (9) 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: 6 tube TRF set
Circa: August 1926
Tube Lineup : ?
Power Input : DC operated.
Original List Price: $115
Cabinet style: tabletop or Console
Comment: Based on a "Valuation of Trade-In Radio Sets" document complied by "Radio" - Pioneer of the Trade Papers organization, the model 9 radio had a trade-in allowance $25 in 1929 and $30 for the consile version. .
M IX schematic here.
Marconiphone IX (Photo courtesy of "Early Development of Radio in Canada")
Credits and References:
1) The Early Development of Radio in Canada 1901 to 1930 by Robert Murray
2) Lewis Bodkin 05bodkin555(at)mail.com>