Philco 48-2500 Projection Television
|Year: 1948||Deflection: Magnetic|
|Original Price: $795.00||HV Type: RF Oscilator|
|Tube Count: 28||CRT: TP400A|
The 48-2500 was originally planned to be released in 1947, design work was started in late 1945. Philco built 25 field trial units, these are easily distinguished as the cabinets are walnut rather than the production dark mahogany. I have the chassis and projection unit from serial # 23, but alas the cabinet was destroyed years ago. The unit shown is a late production piece. This unit uses 1X2 tubes for the HV doubler, Originally the HV used 1B3's in the supply. The original price for this unit was $795
Philco Projection Television Receiver
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The projector unit, is a modified wide aperture Schmidt Optical System.