Grundig 2043W 3D

Country:                                         Germany 

Manufacturer:                              Grundig (Radio-Vertrieb, RVF, Radiowerke)

Year:                                                1954/1955       

Valves / Tubes                               6: ECC85 ECH81 EF89 EABC80 EM85 EL84

Main principle                              Superheterodyne (common); ZF/IF 468/10700 kHz

Tuned circuits                               6 AM circuit(s) 9 FM circuit(s)

Wave bands                                    Broadcast, Long Wave, Short Wave plus FM.

Power type and voltage             Alternating Current supply (AC) / 110; 125; 160; 220 Volt

Loudspeaker                                  3 Loudspeakers Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil)

Material                                          Wooden case

Shape                                                Tablemodel with Push Buttons

Dimensions (WHD)                    573 x 369 x 241 mm / 22.6 x 14.5 x 9.5 inch

Notes:                                             The first edition of the Grundig 2043W / 3D was manufactured with 6 AM and 9 FM circuits and two output transformers. The FM box did not yet have a reflex switch. The characteristics:

     Equalizer controls for highs and lows on the rear double button on the scale
     Oval side speakers
     With midrange transformer, mounted on the chassis in front of the main transformer
     Baffle fabric with a rectangular pattern
     Serial number up to 24999                                         

Weight (2.2 lb = 1 kg)                  11 kg / 24 lb 3.7 oz (24.229 lb)

Price in first year of sale:         300.00 RM