FOUNTAIN FLAIRLINE 2 (1968)

The Fountain Flairline 2 was manufactured for Teevee Radio Ltd by Fountain Manufacturing Co. Ltd in 1968. It's part of the Fountain Flairline series of radios.

6-valve equivalent, plus magic eye tuning, broadcast-band mantle receiver.

The second, and redesigned / improved, version of the Flairline (first version here), distinguishable from the first model due to its solid wood ends (the first version had wrap-around grill cloth).

Designed for fringe reception areas, with a tuned RF stage for extra sensitivity.

North and South Islands on separate dials

Gram input, extension speaker terminals.

Fountain Flairline 2 - Updated and improved

 

The Fountain Flairline 2 is part of the Fountain Flairline series of radios.

There were two models of Flairline.  Electrically they were very similar, although they were late in the era for valves, with transistors well and truly in use by this stage.

The radios in this series are:

Technical Information

Valves (6 equivalient (incl. rectifier diode) + magic eye): EF89, ECH81, EF89, EBC81, EL84, BY127 Rectifier Diode and EM84 Magic Eye

Frequency Bands: 1

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

1968 Fountain Flairline 2