Please click your language flag. Bitte Sprachflagge klicken.


G-66B ; Gonset Inc., (ID = 268307) Amateur-R
G-66B ; Gonset Inc., (ID = 278320) Amateur-R G-66B ; Gonset Inc., (ID = 278321) Amateur-R
Use red slider bar for more.
G-66B ; Gonset Inc., (ID = 278320) Amateur-R
Gonset Inc.,: G-66B [Amateur-R] ID = 278320 933x639
Select picture or schematic to display from thumbnails on the right and click for download.
For model G-66B, Gonset Inc., Waterproof Elect. Co.; Burbank (CA)
Country:  United States of America (USA)
Manufacturer / Brand:  Gonset Inc., Waterproof Elect. Co.; Burbank (CA)
Year: 1957 Category: Amateur-Receiver (amateur bands, may include broadcast bands)
Valves / Tubes 9: 6DC6 6U8 6C4 6BE6 6BH6 6AU6 6AL5 6AW8 6AQ5 0B2
Main principle Superhet, double/triple conversion; ZF/IF 2050/265 kHz
Wave bands Broadcast plus more than 2 Short Wave bands.
Power type and voltage Powered by external power supply or a main unit.
Loudspeaker - For headphones or amp.
Power out
from Model: G-66B - Gonset Inc., Waterproof Elect.
Material Metal case
Shape Tablemodel without bush buttons, Mantel/Midget/Compact up to 14
Dimensions (WHD) 165 x 115 x 230 mm / 6.5 x 4.5 x 9.1 inch
Notes Standard BC, 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meter band amateur mobile receiver, AM, CW (BFO).
Optional "3 way" (6 V-; 12 V- and 117 V~) power supply plus speaker unit for 44.50 USD, optional 3069 115V AC power supply or 3069-6 6V DC power supply or 3069-12 12V DC power supply or 3098 12V DC power supply.
Variant: Basic receiver G-66 without Gonset logo above S-Meter, one IF amplification stage (6BH6 or 6BJ6) missing. Matching G-77 ham band transmitter.
Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg) 3.6 kg / 7 lb 14.9 oz (7.93 lb)
Price in first year of sale 189.00 $
Source of data Shortwave Receivers - Past & Present (3rd ed.)
Mentioned in The radio amateurs handbook 1957
Literature/Schematics (1) Kurzwellen - Amateurfunkgeräte, R. Birchel

Model page created by Otto Frosinn. See "Data change" for further contributors.

All listed radios etc. from Gonset Inc., Waterproof Elect. Co.; Burbank (CA)
Here you find 54 models, 46 with images and 25 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.