In dark brown bakelite with cream
white plastic around loudspeaker and scale and
cream white knurled knobs with gold coloured
centres. The scale is illuminated from above.
The on/off/volume knob is on the left, the knob
on the right is used for tuning. The radio is
cheaply made and uses a reflex circuit. In this
circuitry the hf valve is used twice. The R822
only receives medium wave stations. Tihany is
the name of a peninsula in Lake Balaton.
Listen to "Ha
sung by Erzsi Kovács with the MHV Dance
Orchestra, recorded in 1957
There are two antenna
connections: left "without filter", right "with filter".
Text on the sticker: "The mains plug has to be removed
from the socket before removing the back panel. Touching
the chassis can be hazardous. The radio must be
protected from moisture!"
A slide strip below the antenna
connections can be used to switch on a rejection filter.