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Saturday 10-6

Sunday 12-5

Postwar American Television


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(1947 - Projection)

Technical information

Donated by Art Bilski

The RCA 648PTK was announced on August 27, 1947, production was 992 units in 1947 and 2500 units in 1948. A 3 band radio is housed in the left side pull down door under the screen. This set used a projection system developed by RCA in 1945.