CANADIAN MARCONI HOME ENTERTAINMENT -  MODELS  217A & B RADIO

Type: 5 tube, superheterodyne receiver with phonograph
Frequency coverage: 540  to 1717 kHz
Tube lineup: 12SA7 12SK7 12SQ7 35L6GT 35Z5GT
Audio output: 0.45 watts
Power  input: AC or DC,  117 volts 55 watts
Cabinet: Walnut
Comment: Radios in the 217 series include models 217A, 217B and 217SW. The principal difference between the model 217A and 217B is the record player.. Model 217SW has it's own web document.

 MODEL 217A PHOTOS
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Model 217A front view
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Model 217A closeup of dial
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Model 217A rear decal
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Model 217A record player
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Model 217A rear view
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Model 217A nameplate
All photos in this table by Kevin Christopher 
 
217B PHOTOS
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Model 217B front view
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Model 217B - View of phonograph. It has a Zenith record changer which is the original type  supplied with this model.
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Model 217B rear view
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Model 217B closeup of dial. Note the dial markings which express the wavelength in metres. 
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Model 217B view of pickup arm
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Model 217B - part of the record changer mechanism. The phonograph could only play 78 RPM records.
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Model 217B nameplate,
All model 217B photos in this table by Kevin Christopher 
Contributor or References:

1) Kevin Christopher <kevinivc(at)gmail.com>
2) https://www.radiomuseum.org/r/canadia_ma_217b.html
 

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