CANADIAN MARCONI HOME ENTERTAINMENT - MODEL 79 and 79C RADIOS
Type: 5 tube , superheterodyne, AC operated receiver
BC band - 527 to 1620 kHz..
SW Band Tuning Range - 1610 to 5275 KHz and 5175 to 18025 KHz
Audio Output: 2.5 watts
Speaker Size: 8 inches.
Tube lineup: 6A8 6K7 6Q7 6F6 80
Vintage: 1936 (?)
Input Power: 115 VAC 60 Hz 56 watts
115 VAC 25 Hz 60 watts
Comment: The model 79C bears a different part number for the cabinet as compared to a model 79. The difference in cabinet styles can be seen in the two front view photos. The model 70C also has a larger speaker than the model 79.
|Model 79 Front view|
|Model 79 rear view|
|Photos via E-bay|
|This Marconi promo ad features the model 79CAC and 79AC receivers. Click on thumbnail to enlarge. (From Macleans Magazine, Sept 15/36)|
MODEL 79C PHOTOS/
|Model 79C - Front view|
|Model 79C - Closeup of dial|
|Model 79C rear view|
|Model 79C nameplate|
|All model 79C photos in this table courtesy of Kijiji.ca|
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