OVRC Radio Gallery

Penberthy Radio II Circa 1923

Crystal set with a brush type cat's whisker.Penberthy Radio II Circa 1923 Crystal set with a brush type cat's whisker.

Made in Windsor, Ontario by The Penberthy Injector Co. now John Wood Co. Ltd.

 

Northern Electric R11 Tuner and R15 Amplifier

1922. Each unit uses a R215A "Peanut" tube inserted through the front panel.

Northern Electric R3 1923

Regenerative set using 4 R215A "Peanut" tubes. Tubes are accessed through a hinged door on the top.

Northern Electric R4 1924

Superheterodyne using 6 R215A "Peanut" tubes. Front panel hinges down to access components.

Bradna JBL27B Circa 1948
Four tube battery superhet portable. Made by the Breadner Co. Ltd. Ottawa, Ontario

Westinghouse Radiola-IIIA
1922, four WD-11 tubes.

Brunswick Panatrope, circa 1926 - the first all-electric phongraph

a Crosley model 1-137 made at Brand-Millen, Long Branch, Ont.

Canadian Marconi model 98.

Electrohome/Grimes model C-212.

Philco battery radio, Coronation model, type38-C-324.

More to come.......