CANADIAN MARCONI HOME ENTERTAINMENT -  MODELS 88 and 88A RADIO

Type:   4 tube battery operated, superheterodyne receiver.
Frequency range: 518 to 1952 KHz.
Tube lineup: 1A6, 1A4, 1B5, 33
Audio power:  350 milliwatts
Speaker size:  6 inch

Input power:

'A' battery -     2 volts @ 0.47 amp
'B' battery - Two 45 volt batteries in series @ 14 ma

Comment: The Model 88A uses the identical circuit to that of the Model 88. The only difference is the IF frequency. The Model 88 uses an IF of 252.5 KHz while the 88A is aligned for 220 KHz. In the Model 88A,  the values of C19 and C20 have been changed slightly.
 

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Model 88 front view. The red rectangle on the dial spells Marconi 
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Model 88 rear view
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Model 88 nameplate
All Model 88 photos in this table via Kijiji,ca

 
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Model 88 chassis layout 

 
 
 
Contributors or References:

1) Canadian Marconi Service Manual - Volume 1

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Dec 15/19