SKYSCRAPER

Skyscraper was manufactured by Radio (1936) Ltd, they were distributed by Bond & Bond Ltd . Currently there are 19 documented models.

The house brand for Bond and Bond - most models appear to have been made by Radio (1936) Ltd, although there are some Westco models in their lineup as well.

A lot of their entry level 5-, then 4-valve sets look to have been advertised for a fixed price of £12/10/- or £2/6 weekly right from around 1936 through until the war.

19 Documented Skyscraper Models
IMAGEYEAR VALVESBANDSMODEL CODE
1934 4  Broadcast  Skyscraper 4V BC DC 'De Luxe Midget'
1934ish 5 Skyscraper 5CA
1934 5 Skyscraper 5V BC AC 'De Luxe Midget'
1934ish 5  Broadcast  Skyscraper NR
1934 5 Skyscraper NS
1935 6  Dual Wave  Skyscraper 35 6V DW
1936 6  Broadcast  Skyscraper ACS
1936 6  Dual Wave  Skyscraper XS
1937 4  Broadcast  Skyscraper BAU
1937 7  All Wave  Skyscraper BCS
1938 4  Broadcast  Skyscraper CES
1939 5  Broadcast  Skyscraper CTS
1940 6  Dual Wave  Skyscraper EA 'Teleflick'
1940 7 + magic eye  All Wave  Skyscraper EDU
1940 4  Broadcast  Skyscraper EE
1945 5  Broadcast  Skyscraper RB
1948 6  Broadcast  Skyscraper RAG
1949ish 6 + Vibrator  Broadcast  Skyscraper RAI 'Vagabond'
1951 4  Broadcast  Skyscraper RBG 'Tiny'