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c.1961 Fidelity 6-Transistor

Shirt pocket radio, thermoplastic cabinet
4 1/8 x 2 9/16 x 1 inches / 105 x 65 x 25 mm
Six transistors (Matsushita), superheterodyne circuit
One standard 9-volt battery

One of the nicer Sony-610 copycat radios, this one with an easel stand rather than a swing-handle.

Fidelity 6-Transistor

Fidelity 6-Transistor


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