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Radio Receiver - AWA, Type 103, 1918 Object Reg. No: ST 015460

Summary:
A. W. A. Type 103 receiver. would normally be fitted with three Marconi type Q vacuum tubes

Presented by P. H. Mcelroy. Made by Amalgamated Wireless (Australasia) Ltd., in Australia in 1918.
Description:
Polished brown wooden box with insulated top; control switch on the front side; control knob on left hand side. The top supports numerous terminals, rheostats and controls.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Amalgamated Wireless (Australasia) Ltd., 1924
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 275 mm (Height), 345 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: radio receivers
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection, Radio from sparks to valves, 1914 - 1920
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Radio
Tertiary Classification: receivers
Inscriptions: Front knob: RECEIVER TUNING INDUCTANCE (calibrated 1 to 22)
Side knob: (calbrated 0 to 90)
Top: (labels in various places) / AMALGAMATED WIRELESS / (AUSTRALASIA) LIMITED / No 97-1225 SYDNEY N.S.W. / TYPE 103
Manufacturer: Amalgamated Wireless (Australasia) Ltd., Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1918

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