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1955/56 Raytheon T-100

Micro-table / small portable radio, thermoplastic cabinet
6 1/4 x 3 7/16 x 1 7/8 inches / 178 x 87 x 47.6 mm
Four transistors (Raytheon, 2x 2N112/CK760, 2N132/RAY602, 2N138; + 1N295 diode)
Superheterodyne circuit
One 9-volt battery
Manufactured by Raytheon Mfg. Co., Waltham, MA

All four transistors (two ovals, two cans) are Raytheon-blue — the 2N138 can is shielded. Very similar to the Raytheon T-150 produced around the same time.

Raytheon T-100


chassis — click on the photo for a larger image

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