Vintage Panasonic Model R-1492 AM Portable Transistor Radio

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Vintage Panasonic Model R-1492 AM Portable Transistor Radio

Made in Japan circa 1960s by Matsushita Electric Industrial CO. LTD. AC/DC operation.

Condition: very good working, missing AC power cord but new one could be purchased on the web.


Main principle

Super-Heterodyne (Super in general)

Wave bands

Broadcast only (MW).


Power type and voltage

Line / Batteries (any type) / 120 / 6 x 1,5 Volt


Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil)

Power out


Model: R-1492C - Panasonic, Matsushita,


Modern plastics (no Bakelite or Catalin)


Book-shelf unit.

Dimensions (WHD)

6.5 x 3.375 x 1.875 inch / 165 x 86 x 48 mm


Panasonic AC/Battery Operated Portable AM Radio Model R-1492C.
Bright red hard plastic body with silver/aluminum metal front
Power Consumption 2 Watts.
Made in Japan.

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