|Manufactured in 1956, the 4095 radio set was a Grundig high grade equipment. What distinguished it from other high class Grundig radios was its special design shaped like a stylized Lyre.|
|To Greek mythology, the inventor of the lyre was Hermes, who built it with a tortoise shell and a sheep gut to donate it to Apollo, who then gave it as a gift to his son Orpheus. In classical era, the lyre was linked to Dionysus and represented ecstasy and celebration. The lyre probably originates from northeastern Africa.|
was used in some rare devices previous very daring.
Eveneti Cefalee Campania
stylistic solutions typical of this model were then adopted also by many
other manufacturers for a long time.
|Tonfunk Violetta Lyra - Courtesy of: Pinterest|
clear cabinets are particularly difficult to recondition, the restitution
works carried out on this piece are of course at the usual top level.
essential shape softened by the warmth of the wood it is made with, this
unit perfectly matches with modern or minimal furnishings.
- At 22 years old Max Grundig begin a radio repair business.
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- Very high frequency (VHF) is introduced to Germany and places new demands
on the industry. Grundig launches the 380 W on the market.
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- A new factory is established in Braga, Portugal. The Satellit 205 is one
of many appliances in the Satellit series. This product marks the beginning
of Grundig production of high-quality global receivers.
1970 - The Audiorama 7000 Hi-fi was produced, it has twelve dynamic speaker systems in one speaker.
1976 - The Reel Tape Recorder TS 1000 is equipped for semi-professional use.
1980 - The slim-line Hi-fi Tuner ST 6000 and the Monolith Hi-fi Dynamic Flat Top Antenna, which has 22 speaker systems, are two particularly popular appliances in the new hi-fi range.
1984 - After severe drop in sales Philips increased its stake in Grundig 31.6 percent and takes over the corporate management.
1997 - Philips pulls out of its involvement with Grundig.
2003 - The company files for bankruptcy.
2008 - Turkey's Koç Holding took full ownership of Grundig Multimedia B.V., the parent company of Grundig Intermedia GmbH in Nuremberg.
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of production: 1956/57
Superheterodyne IF 460/10700
weight: 37 lb 0.1 oz
EQUALIZER WITH LEVEL INDICATION
tones control system is a jewel. The device is equipped with a 5-band
|The equalizer in Flat position|
|The equalization curve I prefer for that radio|
rotating antenna with window indicates its position.
|The tuning indicator has of course been replaced.|
SEPARATE CONTROL TUNING BETWEEN AM AND FM
system is another gem.
control is on the left (with built-in loudness) and axially, the command
of the ferrite antenna rotation.
three are seats on all sides of the radio so you can hear correctly the
sound from any position.
Remote control sockets
All photos of the restoration works have been lost due to the failure of my Hard Disk - The restoration can not be documented
The modern Lyra ready to operate
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