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Ed Reitan's Color Television History

Color Line

RCA Color Set Index

Model Name

Model No.

Finish

Chassis

Service Man.

 

CTC-2:

1954

 

 

 

The Merrill

CT-100

Mahogany Grain

CTC-2

1954 No. T3

 

CTC-2B:

1954 - 1955

 

 

 

(none known)

21-CT-55

Mahogany / Blonde

CTC-2B & CTC3

1954 No. T13

 

CTC-4 Series:

1955 - 1956

 

 

 

Seville 21

21-CT-661U

Mahogany / Blonde

CTC-4, CTC-4A

1955 No. T5

Director 21

21-CT-662U

Mahogany / Blonde

CTC-4, CTC-4A

1955 No. T5

Haviland 21

21-CT-660U

Mahogany / Blonde

CTC-4A

1955 No. T5

Cheltenham 21

21-CT-663U

Mahogany / Birch

CTC-4A

1955 No. T5

Gainsborough 21

21-CT-664U

Maple / Walnut

CTC-4A

1955 No. T5

 

CTC-5 Series:

1956 - 1957

 

 

 

The Aldrich

21-CS-781-5,7 &U

Mahogany Grain -5,
Limed Oak Grain -7

CTC-5, 5A(U)

1956 T4 Special

The Stanwyck

21-CT-783-5,7

Mahogany Grain -5,
Limed Oak Grain -7

CTC-5B, 5C(U)

1956 T5 Super

The Westcott

21-CT-785-5,7

Mahogany Grain -5,
Limed Oak Grain -7

CTC-5D, 5E(U)

1956 T5 Super

The Dartmouth

21-CT-786-5,6,7

Mahogany Grain -5,
Walnut Grain -6,
Limed Oak Grain -7

CTC-5D, 5E(U)

1956 T5 Super

The Lockhaven

21-CT-878-5,7

Mahogany Grain -5,
Limed Oak Grain -7

CTC-5F, 5H(U)

Sales lit. Super

The Whitby

21-CD-789-5,7

Mahogany -5,
Blond Hardwood -7

CTC-5N, 5P(U)

1956 T6 Deluxe

The Asbury

21-CD-791-5,6,7

Mahogany Grain -5,
Walnut Grain -6,
Blond Grain -7

CTC-5R, 5T(U)

1956 T6 Deluxe

The Chandler

21-CD-793-5,6

Mahogany Solids -5,
Walnut Solids -6

CTC-5U, 5W(U)

1956 T6 Deluxe

The Strathmore

21-CD-795-6,8

Walnut Solids -6,
Birch Solids -8

CTC-5U, 5W(U)

1956 T6 Deluxe

The Arliss

21-CD-797-5

Mahogany Solids -5

CTC-5AA, CTC-5AB(U)

1956 T6 Deluxe

The Wingate

21-CD-799-6,9

Walnut Solids -6,
Maple Solids -9

CTC-5AA, CTC-5AB(U)

1956 T6 Deluxe

 

CTC-7 "Early" Series:

1957 - 1958

 

 

 

The Abington

21-CD-872-5,7 &U

Mahogany Grain -5,
Oak Grain -7

CTC-7A, B(U)

1957 No. T9

The Sanford

21-CD-877-5,6,7 &U

Mahogany Grain -5,
Walnut Grain -6,
Oak Grain -7

CTC-7A, B(U)

1957 No. T9

The Anderson

21-CD-886-5,6,7 &U

Mahogany -5,
Walnut -6,
Oak -7

CTC-7C, D(U)

1957 No. T9

The Wentworth

21-CD-888-5,6,8 &U

Mahogany -5,
Walnut -6,
Birch -8

CTC-7C, D(U)

1957 No. T9

The Townsend

21-CD-890-6,7 &U

Walnut -6,
Oak -7

CTC-7C, D(U)

1957 No. T9

The Alexander

21-CD-892-6,7 &U

Walnut -6,
Oak -7

CTC-7E, F(U)

1957 No. T9

The Woodbridge

21-CD-894-8,9 &U

Birch -8,
Cherry -9

CTC-7E, F(U)

None, sales literature only

The Brandywine

21-CF-896-0,5 &U

Autumn Cherry -0,
Mahogany -6

CTC-7N, P(U)

1957 No. T18

 

CTC-7 "Late" Series:

1958 - 1959

 

 

 

Abington

21-CD-872-5,7M &MU

Mahogany Grain -5,
Oak Grain -7

CTC-7AA, AB(U)

1958 No. T10

Sanford

21-CD-877-6,7M

Walnut Grain -6,
Oak Grain -7
(discontinued mahogany)

CTC-7AA

1958 No. T10

Southbridge

21-CD-884-5,6,7M &MU

Mahogany -5 Grain,
Walnut -6 Grain,
Oak -7 Grain

CTC-7AK, AL(U)

1958 No. T10

Anderson

21-CD-886-5,6,7M &MU

Mahogany -5,
Walnut -6,
Oak -7

CTC-7AC, AD(U)

1958 No. T10

Townsend

21-CD-890-6,7M &MU

Walnut -6,
Oak -7

CTC-7AC, AD(U)

1958 No. T10

Pensbury

21-CD-891-0,4M &MU

Dark Cherry -0,
Maple -4

CTC-7AC, AD(U)

1958 No. T10

Meredith

21-CD-871-2M &MU

Ebony Finish -2

CTC-7AA, AB(U)

1958 No. T10

Whitmore

21-RC-897-5,7 &U

Mahogany -5,
Oak -7

CTC-7AE, AF(U)

1958 No. T10

Grenoble

21-RC-898-5,7 &U

Mahogany -5,
Oak -7

CTC-7AH, AJ(U)

1958 No. T10

Worthington

21-RC-899-5,6 &U

Mahogany -5,
Walnut -6

CTC-7AM,AN(U)

1958 No. T10

 

CTC-9 Series:

1959 - 1960

 

 

 

The Anniversary

210-CK-855,6,7 &U

Mahogany -5 Grain,
Walnut -6 Grain,
Oak -7 Grain

CTC-9A, B(U)

1959 No. T6

The Winslow

210-CK-87-5,6 &U

Mahogany Grain -5,
Walnut Grain -6

CTC-9A, B(U)

1959 No. T6

The Latham

210-CK-88-5,6,9 &U

Mahogany -5,
Walnut -6,
Lt. Cherry -9

CTC-9F, H(U)

1959 No. T6

The Atherton

210-CK-90-5,6,7 &U

Mahogany -5,
Walnut -6,
Oak -7

CTC-9F, H(U)

1959 No. T6

The Paterson

210-CK-91-6 &U

Walnut -6

CTC-9F, H(U);
in CTC-10 catalog

1959 No. T6

The Caulfield

210-CK-92-0,4 &U

Dk. Cherry -0,
Maple -4

CTC-9F, H(U)

1959 No. T6

The Corinthian

210-CK-93-5,6 &U

Mahogany -5,
Walnut -6

CTC-9F, H(U)

1959 No. T6

The Kenbridge

210-CK-94-0,6 &U

Dk. Cherry -0
Walnut -6

CTC-9N, P(U)

1959 No. T6

The Boswell

210-CT-82-2 &U

Ebony Finish -2

CTC-9A, B(U)

1959 No. T6

The Felton

210-CT-83-2,5,6,7 &U

Ebony Finish -2
Mahogany Grain -5
Walnut Grain -6
Oak Grain -7

CTC-9F, H(U)

1959 No. T6

The Felton

210-CT-83-5X &XU

Mahogany Grain -5

CTC-9F, H(U)

1959 No. T6

The Abbott

210-CTR-84-5

Mahogany -5

CTC-9N

1959 No. T6

The Gibson

211-CD-87C-4 &U

Maple -4

CTC-9A, B(U)

-

The Darcy

211-CD-87-5,6,7 &U

Mahogany -5,
Walnut -6,
Oak -7

CTC-9A, B(U);
in CTC-10 catalog

-

 

CTC-10 Series:

1960 - 1961

 

 

 

-

211-CB-81-2 &U

Ebony Finish -2

CTC-10T,U

Not in sales literature

The Sullivan

211-CB-82-2 &U

Ebony Finish -2

CTC-10A,B

 

The Tilden

211-CD-83-5,6,7 &U

Mahogany -5,
Walnut -6,
Oak metal -7

CTC-10C,D

 

The Crawford

211-CDR-83-5,6,7 &U

Mahogany -5,
Walnut -6,
Oak metal -7

CTC-10E,F

 

 

211-CDR-85-5,6,7 &U

Mahogany -5,
Walnut -6,
Oak metal -7

CTC-10A,B

Not in sales literature

The Abington

211-CD-86-5,6,7 &U

Mahogany -5,
Walnut -6,
Oak veneer -7

CTC-10C,D

 

The Randolph

211-CD-88-5,6,7 &U

Mahogany-5,
Walnut -6,
Oak veneer -7

CTC-10C,D

 

The Glendale

211-CDR-88-6

Walnut veneer -6

CTC-10E

 

The Hathaway

211-CD-89-6 &U

Danish Modern Walnut veneer -6

CTC-10C,D

 

The Longport

211-CDR-89-6 &U

Danish Modern Walnut veneer -6

CTC-10E,F

 

The Monticello

211-CD-90-4 &U

Early American Orange Maple veneer -4

CTC-10C,D

 

The Fairhaven

211-CDR-90-4

Early American Orange Maple veneer -4

CTC-10E

 

The Stanwyck
(assumed)

211-CD-92-0,4 &U

French Dark Cherry -0, Maple veneer -4

CTC-10C,D

Not in sales literature

The Stanwyck

211-CDR-92-0,4 &U

French Dark Cherry -0, Maple veneer -4

CTC-10E,F

 

The Wynnewood

211-CDR-93, -2,5,6 &U

Ebony Finish -2, Mahogany -5, Walnut veneer -6

CTC-10E,F

 

-

211-CHR-97-6

Walnut veneer -6

CTC-10W

Not in sales literature

The Cunningham

211-CDV-98-5,6 &U

Mahogany -5,
Walnut veneer -6

CTC-10P,R

First Combination AM-FM, Phono, Color Television

 

Notes:

1. "U" indicates UHF Model and Chassis

2. CTC-2 (CT-100) (1954) 1954 No. T3 is also in Ryder 13 .

3. CTC-2B (21-CT-55) (1954-55), 1954 No. T 13, is also in Ryder 15 .

4. CTC-4 Series (1955-56), 1955 No. T5, 1957 No. T10 is also in Ryder 16, 18, 22 .

5. CTC-5 Special Series (1956-57), 1956 No. T4, is also in Ryder 19 .

6. CTC-5 Super Series (1956-57), 1956 No. T5, is also in Ryder 19 .

7. CTC-5 Deluxe Series (1956-57), 1956 No. T6, is also in Ryder 20 .

8. CTC-5 Supplemental Information (1956-57), 1957 No. T7, is also in Ryder 22.

9. CTC-7 Early Series (1957-58), 1957 No. T9, is also in Ryder 22.

10. CTC-7 Early Series Brandywine model (1957-58), 1958 No. T18, is also in Ryder 23.

11. CTC-7 Late Series (1958-59), 1958 No. T10, is also in Ryder 24.

12. CTC-9 Series (1959-1960), 1959 No. T6, is also in Ryder 26 & 27

 

November 23, 2006

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Copyright 2006, Ed Reitan

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