Ham Radio Equipment from the 1950s

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.

 


 
 20-A 20-A
Desktop Shortwave Transmitter
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RX
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TX
AM   CW   SSB  
160-10 m
 R-392/URR R-392/URR
Desktop Shortwave receiver
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RX
AM   CW  
0.5-32 MHz
TX
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 Messenger 300 Messenger 300
Desktop Transceiver
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RX
AM  
26.965-27.255 MHz
TX
AM  
26.965-27.255 MHz
 Messenger II Messenger II
Desktop Transceiver
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RX
AM  
26.965-27.255 MHz
TX
AM  
26.965-27.255 MHz
 Messenger III Messenger III
Desktop Transceiver
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RX
AM  
26.965-27.255 MHz
TX
AM  
26.965-27.255 MHz
 Viking Navigator Viking Navigator
Desktop Shortwave Transmitter
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RX
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TX
CW  
160-10 m
 820 820
Desktop LF/MF/VHF receiver
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RX
AM   FM  
150-250 / 600-1550 kHz / 87.5-100 MHz
TX
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 Communicator 6 meter Communicator 6 meter
Desktop VHF Transceiver
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RX
AM  
50 MHz
TX
AM  
50 MHz
 Communicator III Communicator III
Desktop VHF Transceiver
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RX
AM  
2m
TX
AM  
2m
 GSB-101 GSB-101
Shortwave Linear Amplifier
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RX
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TX
AM   FM   CW   SSB  
80-10 m
 CR3000 CR3000
Desktop HF/VHF Receiver
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RX
AM   W-FM Stereo  
0.535-1.605 / 2-4 / 5.85-10.3 / 11.4-18.2 MHz 88-108 / 185-400 MHz
TX
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 HT-33A HT-33A
Base Station Amateur Linear Amplifier
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RX
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TX
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10-80 m
 S-38C S-38C
Desktop HF/VHF Receiver
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RX
AM   CW  
0.54-32 MHz in four bands
TX
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 S-38D S-38D
HF Receiver
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RX
AM   CW  
0.54-32 MHz in four bands
TX
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 S-77 S-77
HF/VHF Receiver
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RX
AM   CW  
0.54-44 MHz
TX
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