Silvertone R 1591 is a table top radio consisting of a superhetrodyne nine-tube receiver, which provides
reception on the standard-broadcast band, and shortwave bands . Preset station push-buttons can be
programmed to your favorite radio stations.
'Sears began selling Silvertone Radios in the early 1920s. In the late 1930s Silvertone
Radios quickly took off in popularity. With the approach of WWII increasing number of people wanted radios to receive updates on the
War's progress.' ..ref:Sears Catalog
Year:1940 / Model R 1591
Band: AM / Shortwave(s)
IF Frequency:455 KHz
x 16 x 10 inches
Power: AC (105-125)
Power consumption: 90 watts
Audio: 5 watts
Cabinet: Wood / Table top
Aerial req: Internal Loop or Ext.
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Price: $155 (includes the 6.25% state sales tax).
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