SKYSCRAPER

Skyscraper was manufactured by Radio (1936) Ltd, they were distributed by Bond & Bond Ltd . Currently there are 24 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.

24 Documented Skyscraper Models
IMAGEYEAR MODEL CODE VALVES BANDS
1933 Skyscraper 5BB 5  Broadcast 
1934 Skyscraper 4V BC DC 'De Luxe Midget' 4  Broadcast 
1934ish Skyscraper 5CA 5
1934 Skyscraper 5V BC AC 'De Luxe Midget' 5
1934ish Skyscraper NR 5  Broadcast 
1934 Skyscraper NS 5
1935 Skyscraper 35 6V DW 6  Dual Wave 
1936 Skyscraper ACS 6  Broadcast 
1936 Skyscraper XS 6  Dual Wave 
1937 Skyscraper BAU 4  Broadcast 
1937 Skyscraper BCS 7  All Wave 
1937 Skyscraper BDR 6  Dual Wave 
1938 Skyscraper CES 4  Broadcast 
1939 Skyscraper CTS 5  Broadcast 
1940 Skyscraper EA 'Teleflick' 6  Dual Wave 
1940 Skyscraper EDU 7 + magic eye  All Wave 
1940 Skyscraper EE 4  Broadcast 
1941 Skyscraper FA 6 + magic eye 5
1945 Skyscraper RB 5  Broadcast 
1947 Skyscraper RO 6 + magic eye 5
1948 Skyscraper RAC 5  Broadcast 
1948 Skyscraper RAG 6  Broadcast 
1949ish Skyscraper RAI 'Vagabond' 6 + Vibrator  Broadcast 
1951 Skyscraper RBG 'Tiny' 4  Broadcast