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 Post subject: Help Id'ing a Zenith(?)
PostPosted: Jul Fri 20, 2018 6:53 pm 
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From the late 30's?


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 Post subject: Re: Help Id'ing a Zenith(?)
PostPosted: Jul Fri 20, 2018 7:21 pm 
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That is a 1942 model 4K600 called a "Pocketradio"

Probably the smallest Zenith radio to date.

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 Post subject: Re: Help Id'ing a Zenith(?)
PostPosted: Jul Fri 20, 2018 8:04 pm 
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Opening cover turns on set...
http://americanradiohistory.com/hd2/IDX ... e-0032.pdf

Signal path diagram...
http://americanradiohistory.com/hd2/IDX ... e-0048.pdf

Bakelite and leather...
http://americanradiohistory.com/hd2/IDX ... e-0048.pdf

Chassis 4B01 Radio-Service-Data-Sheet...
http://americanradiohistory.com/hd2/IDX ... e-0022.pdf

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 Post subject: Re: Help Id'ing a Zenith(?)
PostPosted: Jul Fri 20, 2018 9:16 pm 
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Thank you!!!


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 Post subject: Re: Help Id'ing a Zenith(?)
PostPosted: Jul Fri 20, 2018 10:16 pm 
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I did a restoration video on that set?--is yours the red-white-blue model?


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 Post subject: Re: Help Id'ing a Zenith(?)
PostPosted: Jul Fri 20, 2018 10:41 pm 
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Neat video Bill... :)

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Personal portables, Service magazine May 1941
1. http://americanradiohistory.com/hd2/IDX ... e-0007.pdf
2. http://americanradiohistory.com/hd2/IDX ... e-0008.pdf
3. http://americanradiohistory.com/hd2/IDX ... e-0009.pdf
4. http://americanradiohistory.com/hd2/IDX ... e-0010.pdf
5. http://americanradiohistory.com/hd2/IDX ... e-0011.pdf
6. http://americanradiohistory.com/hd2/IDX ... e-0025.pdf

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 Post subject: Re: Help Id'ing a Zenith(?)
PostPosted: Jul Fri 20, 2018 11:29 pm 
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battery-maker wrote:
I did a restoration video on that set?--is yours the red-white-blue model?


Not yet! I have the opportunity to buy onefor $30. Ive got so much in my que!


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 Post subject: Re: Help Id'ing a Zenith(?)
PostPosted: Jul Sat 21, 2018 2:49 am 
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shawn1967 wrote:
battery-maker wrote:
I did a restoration video on that set?--is yours the red-white-blue model?


Not yet! I have the opportunity to buy onefor $30. Ive got so much in my que!



Thirty bucks is a steal.


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 Post subject: Re: Help Id'ing a Zenith(?)
PostPosted: Jul Sat 21, 2018 5:56 pm 
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shawn1967 wrote:
battery-maker wrote:
I did a restoration video on that set?--is yours the red-white-blue model?


Not yet! I have the opportunity to buy onefor $30. Ive got so much in my que!


It's worth that and then some. It's not like it takes up a ton of space.

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 Post subject: Re: Help Id'ing a Zenith(?)
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Buy it and then offer it here, for a markup, of course.

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 Post subject: Re: Help Id'ing a Zenith(?)
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fifties wrote:
Buy it and then offer it here, for a markup, of course.

But of course! :D


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