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c.1960 Admiral Y2068 "Super 7"

Shirt pocket radio, thermoplastic cabinet
4 3/16 x 2 5/8 x 1 9/16 inches / 106 x 67 x 40 mm
Seven transistors (Texas Instruments, R338, R339, R340, R341, RCA 2N544, two unidentified), superheterodyne circuit
One standard 9-volt battery
Manufactured by Admiral, USA

Another bulky US shirt pocket radio along the lines of the Philco T-51, and just as pretty and memorable.

The transistor complement is made up of four oval TI transistors (one unidentified), one TI top hat (R340), one socketed RCA silver can (2N544), and one more transistor that's buried in the circuitry.

Admiral Y2068 "Super 7"

Admiral Y2068 "Super 7"

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