• Year
  • 1977 ?
  • Category
  • Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 310200
    • Brand: Gecophone

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 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Transistors
  • 11
  • Main principle
  • Superheterodyne (common)
  • Wave bands
  • Broadcast, Long Wave, Short Wave plus FM or UHF.
  • Power type and voltage
  • Line / Batteries (any type) / 240 / 6 x 1.6 Volt
  • Loudspeaker
  • Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) - elliptical / Ø 6 inch = 15.2 cm
  • Power out
  • 0.75 W (max.)
  • Material
  • Plastics (no bakelite or catalin)
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: Starfinder III R8003H - GEC, General Electric Co Ltd.,
  • Shape
  • Portable set > 8 inch (also usable without mains)
  • Dimensions (WHD)
  • 318 x 203 x 80 mm / 12.5 x 8 x 3.1 inch
  • Notes
  • This model GEC R8003 has wood grain look but the similar model GEC R8004 has a black finish, both models have a MW preset button.

    Wave bands MW & LW, SW 5.8 - 16MHz, VHF FM 87.5 - 104MHz

    5 pin DIN socket for connection to and from a tape recorder.
    3mm Jack socket for earphones.

    Batteries, 6 x D cells

  • Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)
  • 2.550 kg / 5 lb 9.9 oz (5.617 lb)

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