Portable FM/AM Radio RP 5040A
- Manufacturer / Brand
- Sanyo Electric Co. Ltd.; Moriguchi (Osaka)
- Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
- Radiomuseum.org ID
Click on the schematic thumbnail to request the schematic as a free document.
- Number of Transistors
- 2SC1675 2SC1675 2SC1675 2SC1675 2SA733 2SC945 JE9012 JE9013 1S188 CDG24 CDG24 1S188 1S188 VD1221
- Main principle
- Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 460/10700 kHz
- Wave bands
- Broadcast (BC) and FM or UHF.
- Power type and voltage
- Dry Batteries / AA: 4 x 1,5 Volt
- Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil) / Ø 5 cm = 2 inch
- Power out
- 0.3 W (max.)
- Plastics (no bakelite or catalin)
- from Radiomuseum.org
- Model: Portable FM/AM Radio RP 5040A - Sanyo Electric Co. Ltd.;
- Very small Portable or Pocket-Set (Handheld) < 8 inch.
- Dimensions (WHD)
- 93 x 152 x 43 mm / 3.7 x 6 x 1.7 inch
There are even variants with FM OIRT 62-74 MHz.
It works with four AA batteries and in the back it doesn't show "Made in....": it's almost identical to the model RP5050 which works with one 9V battery and shows "Made in Singapore". Both of them show an oval with two letters which could be a country code.
At the end of this page starts the forum with the links to the unlinked models.
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Sold in Australia between 1976 & 1979 for $14.95
- Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)
- 0.340 kg / 0 lb 12 oz (0.749 lb)
- Source of data
- -- Original-techn. papers.
- Mentioned in
- Mingay's Price Service (Aug 1976 to Feb 1979.)
- Model page created by Rudolf Nemeth. See "Data change" for further contributors.
- Other Models
Here you find 1497 models, 1307 with images and 298 with schematics for wireless sets etc. In French: TSF for Télégraphie sans fil.
All listed radios etc. from Sanyo Electric Co. Ltd.; Moriguchi (Osaka)
Forum contributions about this model: Sanyo Electric Co.: Portable FM/AM Radio RP 5040A
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Sanyo RP 5040A is:
Similar to Avon, Emerson ADE 2004, Maxell, Eco, Caltronic, Empress, Sano, VDM, Panavox, Jupiter, Gitem, Sakura, Crackerina, Oskar, Neywa-2, Tempest M-688, Advance AD200, Caprice, Stewart, Candle, Browni, Sergeant, Nippon.
Aldo Andreani, 02.Apr.22