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1972 Звёздочка ("Sprocket") kit radio

thermoplastic cabinet
4 3/16 x 3 1/4 x 1 7/16 inches / 106 x 83 x 37 mm)
MW, six transistors (2x П-38, 2x П-42A, П-4010A, П-401979), two diodes
Superheterodyne circuit
One standard 9-volt battery
Manufactured at Mezon Works, Leningrad

Another "young experimenters" kit radio (the name "Звёздочка" might also be translated as "Asterisk" or "Star").

1972 Звёздочка


1972 Звёздочка


cabinet back face


back face detail


pc board — click on the photo for a larger image

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