Posted 7 years ago
This Radio i got from a town auction for the price of 10.00 back in the 1980's The radio still plays great! Here is some info on this radio. The Hallicrafters SX-24 Skyrider Defiant receiver incorporates every advanced feature of the entire Hallicrafters line. Four bands cover the range from .545 to 43.5 MHz, frequency meter tuning on 10, 20, 40 and 80 meter amateur bands, 7 tubes and a CW crystal. Controls include RF gain, selectivity switch, crystal phasing, audio gain, pitch control, main tuning control, bandspread tuning control, automatic noise limiter (A.N.L.) switch, Hi-Lo tone, send/receive switch and BFO switch.
The Hallicrafters SX-24 Skyrider Defiant receiver was manufactured from 1939 to 1943. It sold new for $69.50,