PHILCO MODEL 1203 (1947)

The Philco model 1203 was manufactured for Chas Begg & Co. Ltd by Dominion Radio and Electrical Corporation Ltd in 1947.

5-valve all-wave (3 band) tablegram. 

Note the studio photograph by Gordon Burt Photography in Wellington (retrieved from the Alexander Turnbull Library online) and the near-perfect likeness in the newspaper advertising - These studio photographs pop up from time to time and were obviously taken to base print advertising on.

1947 Philco model 1203



Photo used courtesy of Alexander Turnbull Library, reference: Radiogram. Ref: 1/2-036781-F. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/23062878

Technical Information

Valves (5): 6K8GT, 7A7, 6Q7GT, 6V6GT, 6X5GT

Intermediate Frequency: 455kc/s

Frequency Bands: 3

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

1947 Philco model 1203

Service information (Philco_-_model_1203_1203A_radiogram_-_5V_AW_AC_-_1947_.pdf) here