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Post by Adam2020 Thu Jan 02, 2020 8:30 pm

Hi, I just got a ‘55 truck radio that I am gonna try to restore but I can’t find any info on it other than it saids ford on the body. I think it’s technically a Motorola MF5 but, I’m not for sure. Please help
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Post by mr_ed01 Fri Jan 03, 2020 10:25 am

There are 3 - 55 Ford radios covered in the 1955 Beitman manual.

     Bendix  R5BF   page 17
     Motorola 5MF (Ford FDH-18805-B2)  page 51
     Motorola 5MF8 (Ford FDH - 18805-A2)  page 53 (push-pull 6AQ5 output)

    If you don't have the Beitman manual it can be downloaded here:



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