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Radio Nordmende Globetrotter 4/601

Collection: Thomasson Transistor Radio Collection
Object Type: Communications Device
Artist/Maker: Nordmende
Place Made: Germany
Date: c1964
Media/Materials: transistors and plactic
Collector: Thomasson, Tony
Dimensions: 23 cm x 33 cm x 13 cm


LW MW VHF SW and Tropical Band Communications receiver. Designed for international use, this radio covers the main broadcasting bands using a dedicated 11 shortwave band selector switch. Also included is a Tropical Band used for bradcasting mainly in the tropical areas of Africa. The radio can be fitted to a vehicle and an eliptical speaker provided high quality sound output. This model was seen as a direct competitor to the classic Zenith Transeoceanic world-band receiver from the USA.

Object Number: ABDRG2010.34