Zenith 8A128A / typ 78

Country: 
USA

Year: 
1937

Power: 
AC 110, 125, 150, 200, 220, 235, 250

Wave bands: 
LW,MW,SW1, SW2

Tubes: 
6K7G, 6C5G, 6A8G, 6K7G, 6H6G, 6F5G, 6F6G, 5Y3 or 5W4

Zenith 8A128A, chassis 5802A, export model with station names on dial and voltage selector. Chassis 5802a was produces in 1500 units. This chassis has the tuning eye (bulls eye). The model was imported to Sweden by a Malmö company called Kurt Broberg (see pictures), and given the type number 78. Notice the back lid - a European feature.

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