• Year
  • 1974 ??
  • Category
  • Broadcast Receiver - or past WW2 Tuner
  • Radiomuseum.org ID
  • 258178

 Technical Specifications

  • Number of Transistors
  • 10
  • Semiconductors
  • Main principle
  • Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 465 ± 2 kHz
  • Wave bands
  • Broadcast, Long Wave and more than two Short Wave bands.
  • Power type and voltage
  • Dry Batteries / 6 x 1.5 Volt
  • Loudspeaker
  • Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil)
  • Power out
  • 0.15 W (unknown quality)
  • Material
  • Bakelite or Plastics (type unknown)
  • from Radiomuseum.org
  • Model: Vega 206 VEF 206 - Vega brand, Technical and
  • Shape
  • Portable set > 8 inch (also usable without mains)
  • Dimensions (WHD)
  • 297 x 229 x 105 mm / 11.7 x 9 x 4.1 inch
  • Notes
  • This portable superhet receiver was advertised as having 23 transistors (integrated circuitry). It has 8 wavebands:

    • LW: 2000 - 735.4 m (150 - 408 kHz)
    • MW: 571.6 - 186.9 m (525 - 1605 kHz)
    • SW6: 60 - 150 m (2.0 - 5.0 MHz)
    • SW5: 41 m (5.0 - 7.5 MHz)
    • SW4: 25 m (9.3 - 12.1 MHz)
    • SW3: 19 m (15.1 - 15.45 MHz)
    • SW2: 16 m (17.7 - 17.9 MHz)
    • SW1: 13 m (21.45 - 21.75 MHz)

    It features built-in ferrite rod and telescopic aerials, connectors for earphone (50 - 120 ohms impedance) and external loudspeaker (8 ohms impedance).

    This radio is a rebranded version of model VEF 206 made by VEF in Latvia.

    Made in USSR.

  • Net weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)
  • 2.7 kg / 5 lb 15.2 oz (5.947 lb)
  • Mentioned in
  • -- Original prospect or advert
  • Author
  • Model page created by Mark Hippenstiel. See "Data change" for further contributors.

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