Stewart Warner 07-5B1 "Varsity"

Stewart Warner 07-5B1 "Varsity"


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Tube Lineup: 12SA7, 12SK7, 12SQ7, 50L6, 25Z5

The Stewart Warner "Varsity" is a beautiful blend of deco and machine age styling that was marketed towards college students and were often sold with two-tone painted cabinets carrying the school colors. Stewart Warner also had available the standard brown bakelite, plaskon or ivory-painted bakelite cabinets. This particular model is most likely a later version released a year or two after the original Varsity series was introduced. The original "Varsity" series including the model 97-562 used a 4-tube superheterodyne with regeneration around the I.F. stage, and this particular model 07-5B1 (chassis model 07-5B) has the standard AA5 5-tube superheterodyne receiver circuit.

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