The 1946 Baby Champ was made in Canada by Northern Electric and is made of brown bakelite which has been painted bright orange, with it's original white knobs.
In working condition and has been checked out by a professional radio repariman. Clear plastic bubble over the radio dial is cracked and scuffed as pictured.
Manufacturer / Brand: Northern Electric Co. Ltd.; Canada
Year: 1946/1947 Category: Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
Valves / Tubes 5: 12SA7 12SK7 12SQ7 35L6GT 35Z5GT
Main principle Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 455 kHz; 2 AF stage(s)
Tuned circuits 6 AM circuit(s)
Wave bands Broadcast only (MW).
Power type and voltage AC/DC-set / 110 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 6 inch = 15.2 cm
from Radiomuseum.org Model: Baby Champ 5000 [brown] - Northern Electric Co. Ltd.;
Material Bakelite case
Shape Tablemodel, Mantel/Midget/Compact up to 14" width, but not a Portable (See power data. Sometimes with handle but for mains only).
Dimensions (WHD) 270 x 160 x 150 mm / 10.6 x 6.3 x 5.9 inch
Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg) 2.8 kg / 6 lb 2.7 oz (6.167 lb)
Circuit diagram reference Radio College of Canada
Literature/Schematics (1) Northern Electric Pages 89, 90, 102
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