Garod Tube Radio 4A1 1947 vintage plastic tube battery-operated portable radio
Vintage 1947 ish Garod Tube Radio 4A1 Airline Brooklyn NY USA. This is a Garod alligator plastic tube battery-operated portable radio. Model 4A1 . As with all vintage items there will be some wear and cosmetic issues due to its age. Not sure if this radio is in working condition.
Uses a special battery size see details below: Battery Voltage: 67.5V Battery Technology: Zinc Carbon Battery Capacity: 550mAh Battery Terminals: Snap Contact External Height: 91.3mm External Width: 71.4mm External Depth: 34.9mm
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This is a portable battery-powered tube radio from the 1940s. It came before the transistor radio.
Has metal case with a maroon brownish plasticon top & bottom cover. The face plate of this radio is reverse-painted in gold. The tuning dial is also a great feature in this old-school gem. 6.5"X 4"X 3 1/4"