This trader advert from July 1951 shows the
A25 table radio and smart oddly named Big '12' table TV. The radio
is unusual in having a plastic and wood case, twin speakers and two-speed
tuning. All TVs had the same size screen (12") so Regentone try
to convince us there's is somehow bigger!
Unique cabinet design. Two matched speakers
Generously proportioned plastic cabinet with selected timber and walnut
veneers; 5 valve, 3 waveband superhet. Tone control. Two-speed
tuning, and sockets for pick-up and extension speaker.
A25 for AC mains: List price £21.6.6. Pur. tax £9.2.6. 29 gns. tax paid.
U25 for AC/DC mains: List price £22.1.3. Pur. tax £9.8.9. 30 gns. tax
Table Television with the Big Picture
Brilliant picture, larger than normal for a 12" tube. Special
elliptical speaker. Distinguished Regentone cabinet in figured
walnut. Available for all Television areas.
List price £54.6.10. Pur. tax £24.8.2. 75 gns. Tax paid.
* These are but two of the
comprehensive range of Regentone radio receivers, radiograms and
television models. Write for full details.
You'd better get Regentone by the look of
Regentone Products Ltd., Eastern Avenue,
Romford, Essex. Phone Romford 5991/4.