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Radio Popular, Bucharest

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Name: Radio Popular, Bucharest    (RO)  
Abbreviation: radiopopul
Products: Model types
Founded: 1948
Closed: 1960
Production: 1949 - 1960
In Romania, no local producers of radio sets existed after WW2 till 1949. It was the year when the specialized factory "Radio Popular" was opened.Record (S49U) was the first radioreceiver made from Soviet components parts and patent. In 1960, its name was changed to "Electronica".

This manufacturer was suggested by Lenuta Chirita.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
RO  50 Record S50A 6А10   
RO  53 S-531B 1R5T  LW: 1000-2000m (300-150KHz) MW: 195-565m (1550-530KHz) SW: 17-50m (17.8-6MHz) 4.5 volts... 
RO  66 National VS 59-663 A59-12W/2  Power consuption: 170VA IF picture: 38MHz IF audio I: 31.5 MHz IF audio II: 6.5 MHz ... 
RO  55 Bucegi S554A 6А10  MW: 194-571 m (1540-525 kHz), LW: 710-2000 m (350-150 kHz) Power consumption: 0.150A/220... 
RO  60 Hora S-603B DK96  LW: 1000-2000m (300-150 kHz) MW: 187-576m (1605-525 kHz) SW: 19.2-20m (15.6-6 MHz) 
RO  55 Olt S-555B 1R5T  Wave bands: LW: 1000-2000 m (300-150 kHz); MW: 187.5-577 m (1600-520 kHz); SW: 16.2-51 ... 
RO  60 Junior S-601A ECH81  Caution: Hot chassis! Use an isolating transformer when working on the radio! Achtu... 
RO  54 Simfonia S-544A ECH42   
RO  58 Romanta S581A 6H31   
RO  49 Record Player   78 rpm record player in wooden drawer cabinet. 
RO  59 Solistor S595T   Licence production of the Clarville Solistor 59. 
RO  55 Doina S553B DK192