COURTENAY 52S (1940)

The Courtenay 52S was manufactured for Turnbull & Jones Ltd by Radio Corporation of New Zealand Ltd in 1940.

5-valve dual wave radio with bandspread SW band.

Valves (5): X65, KTW61, DH63, KT61, U50

Intermediate Frequency: 455kc/s

Frequency Bands: 2

Chassis Notes(most schematics can be clicked to download a full size version)

1940 Columbus 52S

General Construction Notes for Radio Corporation of New Zealand Ltd: The first digit of the serial number typically indicates the year of manufacture of RCNZ chassis' (although not the decade - that requires a little knowledge of the valves, construction, etc). Sets from around 1934 onwards were often (but not always) constructed in a distinctive pressed 'baking pan' style chassis, seemingly unique to RCNZ.

All documented models using this chassis (2 in total)

YEARMODEL NAME
1940Columbus 52S
1940Courtenay 52S - this set