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US ; Nizhegorodsky Lenin (ID = 246280) Receiver-C
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For model US (US-1) (US1) (US-P) (USP), Nizhegorodsky Lenin Works (NITEL):
Kaunas Lithuania
Country:  Soviet Union
Manufacturer / Brand:  Nizhegorodsky Lenin Works (NITEL)
Year: 1938–1941 Category: Commercial Receiver (may include amateur bands)
Valves / Tubes 8: 6К7 6К7 6К7 6К7 6К7 6К7 6Л7 6Х6
Main principle Superhet with RF-stage; ZF/IF 112 kHz
Wave bands Broadcast, Long Wave and more than two Short Wave bands.
Power type and voltage Storage and/or dry batteries / 26-29 Volt
Loudspeaker - For headphones or amp.
Power out
from Model: US - Nizhegorodsky Lenin Works
Material Metal case
Shape Portable set > 8 inch (also usable without mains)
Dimensions (WHD) 320 x 135 x 180 mm / 12.6 x 5.3 x 7.1 inch
Notes AM/CW-receiver for millitary/airborne use, coverage 0.17 to 12 MHz in five ranges. Needs Hi-Z headset. At first time radio set named US (universal superheterodyne).
Later tube 6l7 (1st mixer) changed to 6a7. Model named as US-1 (in 1942), after WW2 named US-P, only last models named as PR-4 (P, R, V)(See in RMorg). Till 1941 produced in one of Moscow factories. After 1941 manufactured in Nizhegorodsk. Maybe other factories were involved (too many sets were made). Set used as receiver-block in radio-stations RAF, RSB etc. Used motor type voltage conversion unit (Dynamotor/Umformer) type RUK-300V. It works at 25,5V and supply radio tubes 6,3 V (heating) and 200-220 V (anode).
Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg) 6 kg / 13 lb 3.5 oz (13.216 lb)
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Mentioned in - - Data from my own collection (Shapkin V.I. "The Red Ears" Moscow 2003)

Model page created by Zenonas Langaitis. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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