Philetta 51 small radio

Philips Deutschland GmbH, Berlin1951/1952

Deutsches Museum

Deutsches Museum

This small superhet with a case made of ivory-colored Bakelite received only long wave, medium wave and short wave. Despite its compact size and weighing only 2.4 kg, it was not a portable since it ran only on electricity. It served more as a second radio for the kitchen or the children’s room. Dutch engineers had begun manufacturing the Philetta series in 1941 and designed space-saving components for it. 6 circuits for AM

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  • Title: Philetta 51 small radio
  • Creator: Philips Deutschland GmbH, Berlin
  • Date: 1951/1952