1960's Roberts R200 Transistor Radio
The R200 is a six transistor radio and covers the Medium and Long Wavebands. It is housed in a real wooden cabinet covered with Rexine (leathercloth), it has a strong plastic carry handle and stands on the usual Roberts rotating turntable base to aid optimal reception conditions.
The Roberts R200 was introduced in February 1960 at £14. 6s. 0d. (today's value £300) plus Purchase Tax.
This beautiful radio has been fully checked, cleaned and serviced and it is in excellent working order on both wavebands (MW/LW) as well as being in excellent, near mint cosmetic condition.
The red rexine covered cabinet is also in excellent condition with bright, clean and free of any dents grille, complete original knobs with shiny brass inserts and complete Roberts badge.
The battery box is clean with no sign of any spills or rust.
Reliable, chic stylish and a style icon, this beautiful radio would be a welcome addition to any radio collection or as a period statement piece home accessory.
Requires a 9 Volt PP9 battery (not supplied)