[AMRadio] R-274 Reciever

Robert M. Bratcher Jr. bratcher at pdq.net
Sat Aug 21 00:00:21 EDT 2004

At 12:30 PM 8/20/2004, you wrote:

>Well, I guess I'm guilty of that one... I 'knew' that the SP-600 was also 
>the R-274, but the receivers I've been talking about (up until now) has 
>all been
>the Hallicrafter SX-73 version.
>I've got two.  One is a Plain R-274, the other is a R-274D.
>Could it be that the SP-600 was a "C" or "B" model?  I don't know that, 
>I was hoping that I could find someone on here that knew more about the rigs.
>I do know that both of my receivers were made in Philadelphia.  The plain ver,
>in '49, the "D" model in '52.   Was this where the main Hallicrafters 
>plant was?
>73 = Best Regards,

Mine is a green Signal Corps (US Army) unit.
Nameplate says:
Serial # 969 Order # 25557 Phila 49-7C. Does that help anything? 

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