The Companion Lustre Plastic 6V was manufactured for Johns Ltd by Wellmade Ltd in 1949.

6-valve broadcast band radio with built in aerial and perspex cabinet

1949 Companion Lustre Plastic 6V

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.