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Zephyr Co., Ltd.; Tokyo

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Name: Zephyr Co., Ltd.; Tokyo    (J)  
Abbreviation: zephyr
Products: Model types

Zephyr Co., Ltd., Tokyo.
Manufacturer of radios (some "made in Hong Kong").
Not to be confused with Zephyr USA!


This manufacturer was suggested by Konrad Birkner † 12.08.2014.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
62–64 6 Transistor ZR-620 2SA159  Very distinctive 'V" shaped viewer. Civil Defense marks on station dial.   Colo... 
60 AM/FM 6 Tube Radio   for Export into USA. 
58 Six Transistor GR-3T6 [left dial]   for Export into USA. There is a variation of this radio branded as a Peerless with the sam... 
60 2 Transistor Boy's Radio 232     
55 5 Tube Table Radio 1 12BE6  Made in Japan. for Export into USA. 
60–65 Solid State Fourteen AF9801 (9801 AF)   9 Transistoren + 5 Dioden. Made in Hong Kong 
60 9 Transistor ZR-930 2N219  Zephyr Model ZR-930.  AM only.  Easel stand in back.  Civil Defense marking... 
58 Transistor 6 AR-600   Zephyr Six Transistor AR-600 Pocket AM Radio; Also versions with logo in lower right sp... 
62 Transistor GR-711   See also Global GR-711. 
62 6 Transistor (Six-Transistor) Radio ZR-740 2SA160  Zephyr ZR-740 with leather case and easel stand at back. 
62 AR-665   This model was manufactured by Aiwa in Japan and also sold under the Norwood, Viscount and... 
58 TR-64   This radio could be the prototype of all the 6T-160 models: Constant, Vulcan, Personna, Ne... 


Further details for this manufacturer by the members (rmfiorg):