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c.1961 Nordmende Mikrobox

Micro-table / coat pocket radio, thermoplastic cabinet
6 3/16 x 3 7/16 x 1 13/16 inches / 157 x 87 x 46 mm
2-band LW/MW radio, six transistors (Intermetall OC304, OC390; Telefunken OC612, OC613; Valvo 2x OC72),
superheterodyne circuit
Four 1.5-volt cells
Manufactured by Nordmende (Norddeutsche Mende-Rundfunk GmbH), Bremen-Hemelingen, West Germany

Nearly identical to the 1959(?) Nordmende Minibox. The speaker grille is a gold-tinted polished metal — thus the reflections in the photos below.

Nordmende Mikrobox

Nordmende Mikrobox

chassis — click on the photo for a larger image

back face

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