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The Companion model 65-BC was manufactured for Johns Ltd by Wellmade Ltd in 1936.

Data from the 1936-37 Johns catalogue:
6-Valve broadcast only receiver, AVC, Celestion speaker, external speaker jacks, Tuning meter, pick-up terminals. Cabinet hand-polished Duco.

Available in Daventry console, Ascot console, Windsor console, Oxford mantle and Cambridge mantle


Technical Information

Valves (6):

Frequency Bands: 1

General Construction Notes for Wellmade Ltd:

Radios made for Johns in the 30's were often available in AC, DC or Battery. The inclusion of DC power options was because large tracts of Auckland (where Johns and Wellmade were situated) were supplied by DC power generation.