The HMV model 5701 was manufactured for His Master's Voice (New Zealand) Ltd in 1957. The manufacturer is unknown at this time. It's part of the HMV Little Nipper series of radios.

Broadcast band 5-valve radio with aux (gram) input

Two different models, the Little Nipper MK III (Plastic cabinet and Rola 4x6F speaker), and the Luton (Wooden Cabinet, Rola 5x7F speaker).

The HMV model 5701 is part of the HMV Little Nipper series of radios.

This name was used on a few different radios over the years, physically they bear little resemblence to each other although they are all 5-valve broadcast band mantle radios.

The radios in this series are:

Technical Information

Valves (5): 6BE6, 6BA6, 6AT6, 6V6GT, 6X4

Intermediate Frequency: 455kc/s

Frequency Bands: 1

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

1957 HMV model 5701 Schematic

1957 HMV model 5701 Chassis Layout

1957 HMV model 5701 Service Notes