CANADIAN MARCONI HOME ENTERTAINMENT - MODEL 127 and 128 RADIOS
Type : 5 tube , DC operated superheterodyne receiver with 6 button station selector .
540 to 1730 KHz
5500 TO 13500 KhZ
13400 TO 22400 KHz
This difference between the model 128 and 128A is a minor one relating to the coverage of the band segments.
Tube lineup: 1C7G, 1D5G, 1F7, 1H4, 1J6
Audio power: 350 mw
Speaker: 8 inch permanent magnet.
'A' battery - 2 Volt air cell at .56 milliamp
'B' battery - Two 45 volts cells hooked up in series.
'C' battery - 4.5 volts
Two #6 dry cells for the the pilot lights.
Comment: Models 128 (tabletop) and 129 (console) differ in cabinet style and speaker size. They share the same chassis.
|Top view of model 128/129 chassis.|
|Models 128/129 schematic (Courtesy Pacific TV web site).|
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MODEL 128 PHOTOS
|Model 128 radio. (Photo courtesy Canada Science and Technology Museum, Ottawa)|
|Model 128 radio - front view, The station selector buttons seem to be missing. (E-bay photo)|
|Model 128 radio. Closeup of dial illumination. The station selector buttons seem to be missing. (E-bay photo)|
|Model 129. (Iimage provided by Lewis Bodkin)|
Contributors or References:
1) Canadian Marconi Service Manual Vol. 1
4) Lewd Bodkin email@example.com