The Statesman (202-T) Wide-Band AM-FM Multiplex Tuner Preamp

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  1. dcgillespie

    dcgillespie Fisher SA-100 Clone Subscriber

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    Oh boy -- we're on a roll now! I think we're up to what, 5 now? (the one I was at auction doesn't count because it could be one of the 5.....) Westy -- you're being just plain hoggish! :)

    Dave
     
  2. fred soop

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    How high are the serial numbers on the known 100-Ts? Is it possible that the 202-T numbering started at 30000 and was simply the next block of numbers for the 100-T?
     
  3. dcgillespie

    dcgillespie Fisher SA-100 Clone Subscriber

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    Fred -- Of the service manuals I have:

    1. The Coronet has one manual serving 10001 to 29999, and another serving 30001 to 39999. I also have a 100-T manual serving 30001 to 39999. That's all I've been able to find.

    2. The Statesman has one manual serving 10001 to 19999, and another with no serial number designations on it, although it would by all appearances serve units from 30001 to 39999. I also have a 202-T manual serving 10001 to 19999, and another serving 30001 to 39999. That's all I've been able to find. Strange that neither the Statesman nor 202-T has a manual serving 20001 to 29999 -- unless one has just not shown up for posting.

    Since the serial numbers for both units overlap, it doesn't appear that the Statesman/202-T started where the Coronet/100-T left off.

    Dave
     
  4. Westy56

    Westy56 A symphony of paradox

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    The one that I bought separate from the console has a serial number 10073 A.
     
  5. vendo81

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    Mine is 31521D so that's quite a span. Mine is a stand alone unit and was not sold in a console, if that makes any difference in serial numbers.
     
  6. Westy56

    Westy56 A symphony of paradox

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    The 31137 D came with the console, so I doubt serial numbers had to do with the Statesman's designation.
    I had custom cabinets made for it and a Scott 335. They look beautiful.
     
  7. dcgillespie

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    Mine falls in the middle of the bunch at 20388A so there was certainly a good run of these units. I agree that the serial number was almost certainly independent of whether it got a Statesman or 202-T face plate.

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