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RGD consol radio type 628 - please note this is a DC radio with a converter.
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March 18, 2017
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I have been given an RGD 628 DC radio in very reasonable condition – no woodworm or damp damage. It was designed for DC mains but has been fitted with a small rectifier assembly for operation on AC (not tried). This uses a selenium rectifier and could be custom or could be supplied by an RGD dealer – no idea.

£15 ono to the Dulwich museum secures this what must be fairly rare set. 4 wavebands with tuned RF stage and variable IF response and is complete with all its valves.

A good looking, Art Deco set which would grace any 1930s collection.

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Brian

March 20, 2017
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Hi Brian, I would be interested if still available 

many thanks 

luke

March 21, 2017
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It’s yours Luke. There seem to be no other takers. Whereabouts do you live? The size precludes postage etc. so collection would be the best. As you know, I have retired an am more-or-less confined to barracks so a pick-up at any time is OK.

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Brian

March 24, 2017
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Hi Brian,
I am near Bath so a quick jaunt up the M4 is called for. Have sent a PM regarding collection

Many Thanks
Luke
     

April 12, 2017
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Hi Luke

 The Radio is still available. Do you want to arrange another collection date?

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Brian

May 4, 2017
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This radio is still available – for a short while! Unless it is claimed (foc – forget about the donation) within the next couple of weeks, it will have to go down to the tip. So please, if anyone would like it, just drop me a PM.

 

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Not a bad looking set!

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Brian

May 20, 2017
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Hi Brian,
if the set is still available I am traveling back from the Dunstable Downs Rally with a van and could collect tomorrow
afternoon if convenient

Many Thanks
Luke

May 20, 2017
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Fantastic Luke. I will be in all day so any time is good.laughlaugh

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Brian

June 3, 2017
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Hi Luke

I’m still waiting! Please come and pick it up or I will have to dump it.

Cheers

Brian

July 7, 2017
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The RGD has now been rehomed so this thread will be closed.

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