PHILIPS B2Z56U (CIRCA 1958)

The Philips B2Z56U was manufactured by Philips Electrical Industries of N.Z. Ltd in about 1958.

4-valve broadcast band mantle radio

Note: This is a series-string heater, transformerless, set which means the chassis has the possibility of being at mains voltage levels.  If you don't know what you're doing then this set can be lethal.  It is the authors view that sets of this nature should have the power cords removed and not be used for anything more than a decoration.

Valves (4): UCH81, UBF89, UCL82, UY85

Intermediate Frequency: 455kc/s

Frequency Bands: 1

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

WARNING: Transformerless chassis

 

1958 Philips B2Z56U

Service information (Philips_NZ_model_B2Z56U.pdf) here