Hoffman model KP-709XS transistor radio

Description (Brief):

Hoffman model KP-709XS transistor radio with leather case. Molded on cover: “Produced in Japan”, printed: “Hoffman”. On label inside radio: Hoffman transistor 9 model KP-709XS / Freq. Range: 535-1605KC I.F.: 455 KC / Battery: 3 1.5V Penlite Batteries (Eveready #915 or / equivalent) or Solar Pack / Maximum Output: 150 MW / “9 Transistors” / [schematic and descriptions] / 106112 836733 Hoffman”. Molded on front: “Solar / nine transistor / Hoffman” on back: “Earphone” and “Japan”.

Date Made: ca 1962

Maker: Hoffman Electronics Corp.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: from Glen E. Swanson

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2016.0054.01Accession Number: 2016.0054Catalog Number: 2016.0054.01

Object Name: radio receiver

Measurements: radio: 3 1/4 in x 5 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 8.255 cm x 13.6525 cm x 4.445 cmcover: 3 1/2 in x 6 in x 2 in; 8.89 cm x 15.24 cm x 5.08 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1d1b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1804241

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