Museum Hours:

Saturday 10-6

Sunday 12-5

 

Early Electronic Television

Cossor 1210 

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Screen Size 15 inch
Year Made 1939
Quantity Manufactured ?
Original Cost 48 Gns.
Number Still in Existence See Pre-1945 Database
Cabinet Original Finish
Chassis Not Restored

TV and Radio console model  was introduced in 1939.   It has one of the largest screens of any prewar set. The receiver is divided into three separate decks; the radio receiver, covering three wavebands and television sound, the vision deck which included the vision frequency amplifier, the line and frame time bases and the cathode ray tube and lastly the power pack which supplies the high and low voltage current  for both decks. The radio controls are fitted on a sloping front at the top of the cabinet. Here is a sales brochure, technical manual, and Radio and Electrical Marketing supplement.

Power supply

Radio