Radio, Phillips 634A; Phillips; 1933; Unknown
Radio, Phillips 634AAbout this object
This is a Phllips 634A English 1933 advanced 'super inductance' TRF receiver. The radio incorporates very efficient tuning coils with glass formers and is claimed to have selectivity equal to that of a superhetrodyne receiver. The radio features a magnet moving coil speaker, diode detector and automatic gain control.
The Phillips 634A was known as 'The Ovaltiney' set in Britain as one featured in each episode of the BBC television series 'The Ovaltinies'.
organic, processed material, vegetal, wood
inorganic, processed material, metal, copper
inorganic, processed material, glass
h 485 mm x w 420 mm x d 275 mmSubject and Association Keywords
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