Further Identification: Code 121
Cabinet: Cathederal Table
Coverage: 530 Khz - 4MHz
Tubes: 5 (6A7, 42, 75, 78, 80)
Power Source: AC (115v 50-60 Hz)
Approximate Value: $140
"Cathederal" Radios were very popular
during the 1930s and Philco made thousands of them.
The "Cathederal" cabinet gets its name
because the shape is similar to a cathederal window.
This is a two band set with band one ranging
from 530 to 1500kc and band two ranging from 1.5
to 4.0mc. This five tube set utilizes the 6A7 (first
detector and oscillator), 42 (second AF), 75 (second
detector and first AF), 78 (IF), and 80 (rectifier)
tubes. Intermediate frequency is 460 kilohertz.
The set features four controls; Tuning, Off-On/Volume,
Band Switch, and Tone.