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.

 


 
 Viking 500 Viking 500
Desktop Shortwave Transmitter
RX
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TX
AM   CW   SSB  
80-10 m
 Viking Valiant Viking Valiant
Desktop Shortwave Transmitter
RX
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-
TX
AM   CW   SSB  
160-10 m
S-102
Desktop VHF Receiver
Recently added
RX
AM  
143-149 MHz
TX
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-
S-103
Desktop HF Receiver
Recently added
RX
-
0.535-1.62 / 5.8-18.3 MHz
TX
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-
S-106
Desktop 6m Receiver
Recently added
RX
AM  
50-54 MHz
TX
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-
 HQ-100AC HQ-100AC
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   CW   SSB  
0.54-30 MHz
TX
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 HQ-100C HQ-100C
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   CW   SSB  
0.54-30 MHz
TX
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-
 HQ-150 HQ-150
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   CW   SSB  
0.54-31 MHz
TX
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 ESM-300 ESM-300
Desktop VHF Receiver
RX
AM   FM   CW  
85-300 MHz in 5 bands
TX
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 FFR FFR
Heavy-duty receiver
RX
AM   CW   SSB  
50 kHz - 32 MHz using plug-in tuners
TX
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-
 51J-4 51J-4
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   CW  
0.54-30.5 MHz
TX
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 KWM-1 KWM-1
Desktop Shortwave Transceiver
RX
CW   SSB  
10-20 m
TX
CW   SSB  
10-20 m
 1-A 1-A
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   CW   SSB  
80-10 m
TX
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 730/4 730/4
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM   CW  
0.48-30 MHz in 5 bands
TX
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 870 870
Desktop Shortwave receiver
RX
AM  
0.15-18 MHz
TX
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