Ham Radio Equipment from the 1940s

The timeline selects and sorts rigs according to manufacturing dates. Find rigs of your favorite era, or your year of birth. Rigs with uncertain manufacturing dates (like "19xx") are excluded from these pages.

 


 
 HT-4 HT-4
HF Transmitter
RX
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TX
AM   CW  
Any three amateur bands between 160-10 m (depending on coil set)
 HT-4 Special HT-4 Special
HF Transmitter
RX
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TX
AM   CW  
1.7-30 MHz
S-27
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   FM   CW  
27-4 / 45-84 / 81-145 MHz
TX
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 S-29 Sky Traveller S-29 Sky Traveller
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   CW  
0.54-30.5 MHz in four bands
TX
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 SX-25 Super Defiant SX-25 Super Defiant
Desktop HF/VHF Receiver
RX
AM   CW  
0.54-42 MHz
TX
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 NC-200 (older) NC-200 (older)
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   CW  
0.49-30 MHz in 5 bands
TX
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 AR88D AR88D
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   CW  
0.535-32 MHz in six bands
TX
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 S-22R Skyrider Marine S-22R Skyrider Marine
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   CW  
0.11-18.5 MHz
TX
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 SX-28 Super Skyrider SX-28 Super Skyrider
Desktop HF/VHF Receiver
RX
AM   CW  
0.55-43 MHz in 6 bands
TX
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 AR88LF AR88LF
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   CW  
73-550 kHz / 1.48-30.5 MHz in six bands
TX
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S-36
Desktop HF/VHF Receiver
RX
AM   FM  
27.8-143 MHz in three bands
TX
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 S-39 Sky Ranger S-39 Sky Ranger
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   CW  
0.55-30 MHz in four bands
TX
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 T-47 / ART-13 T-47 / ART-13
WWII Shortwave Transmitter
RX
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TX
AM   CW  
2-18 MHz 200-600 / 1500 kHz optional
 400B 400B
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
CW  
130-2200 kHz in 4 bands
TX
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S-36AO
Desktop HF/VHF Receiver
RX
AM   FM  
27.8-143 MHz in three bands
TX
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