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Early Electronic Television

Westinghouse WRT-700

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Screen Size 5 inch
Year Made 1939
Quantity Manufactured Under 100
Original Cost ?
Number Still in Existence See Pre-1945 Database
Cabinet Refinished
Chassis Restored

This set uses the RCA TT-5 chassis, made for Westinghouse by RCA. It is a 5 inch vision-only set. RCA also made sets for Sears Roebuck (Silvertone). The cabinet was in poor condition, and has been refinished. The chassis is complete and in good condition.

This set has a prototype chassis.  Here is technical information, advertising litererature and information on TV sound for this set.