Although not producing sets under their own name, Plessey produced standard
chassis that were utilised by many manufacturers. As television expanded into
the provinces, many new television "manufacturers" appeared on the
scene, many of whome had never produced either a television or even a radio
before ; it is almost certain they based their products on Plessey designed
and manufactured chassis'.
Prior to manufacturing these standard chassis, Plessey may well have produced sets for other certain manufacturers such as the "Defiant" brand.
Note characteristic sunken RF chassis.
|1950?||Mk.1||N/A||9" or 12"||14||1ch
|Although there are a number of minor differences between the two versions, the most noticable difference is the MK.2 uses 6F1's in place of the Mk.1's 6F13's. AC-mains only. Trader #984.||Not
|14v (Mainly Mazda plus some Mullard)||5ch||Trader #1083||Not
I am not aware of any list of models that use Plessey chassis' and I doubt Plessey themselves ever published such a list. Over time I'll try and build up a list.
|CTV/5 and TTV/5||5ch||Trader reference|
In addition the following manufacturers used chassis' that were probably made specifically for them:-
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