The S-20 was introduced in 1938 and replaced by the much more common Hallicrafters S-20R Sky Champion in 1939. During the single year of production only a limited number where manufactured, making this a rare receiver these days. The S-20 features mechanical bandspread using the center dial as bandspread scale. Frequency range covers 540-1800 kHz / 1.7-5.75 / 5.62-18.4 and 17-44 MHz. Original price in 1938: USD 49.50.
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