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1958 Toshiba 6TP-219

Shirt pocket radio, thermoplastic cabinet
4 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 1 3/8 inches / 114 x 70 x 35 mm
Six transistors (Toshiba: 2S13, 2S14, 2S25, 2S52, 2x 2S56, + 1N60 diode), superheterodyne circuit
One standard 9-volt battery
Manufactured by Tokyo Shibaura Electric Co. Ltd. (Toshiba), Kawasaki, Japan

One of the earliest Toshiba shirt pocket transistor radios — a real beauty!


1958 Toshiba 6TP-219


1958 Toshiba 6TP-219


inside back


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