SOLD to Slovakia: Blaupunkt Frankfurt X 1966 Vintage Original High-End Classic Car Auto Radio for Jaguar E-type (XK-E) Series 1 Cars- Including Classentials DeLuxe Bluetooth module!

Here we have a gorgeous and VERY RARE 1966 Blaupunkt Frankfurt X high-end classic car auto radio for Jaguar E-type (XK-E) series 1 models. This radio features all original parts. The original chrome metal faceplate was polished and finished with new silver paint and all the other parts were carefully cleaned and polished. Internally the radio was fully refurbished and serviced by our technicians to top condition. The radio works and sounds perfectly! This fine vintage original radio is suitable for 12 volt, 6 volt, negative ground and positive ground. The radio is currently set for 12 Volt with positive ground. NOTE: In combination with the Classentials DeLuxe Bluetooth Module the radio may only be connected to 12 Volt with negative greound / earth.

The Blaupunkt transistor radios of the early 1960s feature two units; the radio and the amplifier. These units are connected thru an approximately 50 cm long cable. The amplifier can be mounted behind the radio (as pictured), on top, or below the radio with the special ‘hinged’ brackets. The amplifier can also be mounted away from the radio on a convenient location under the dashboard. The Blaupunkt Frankfurt is with the very best and reliable radios of the 1960s and 1970s. This super original example will be a wonderful PERIOD CORRECT addition to your Jaguar E-type Series 1. Technical secifications can be found further below. “Enjoy the Ride!”

See the full technical specifications farther below.

This Blaupunkt Frankfurt high-end auto radio comes COMPLETE with a Classentials DeLuxe Mono Bluetooth Module (Price €119,75) for wireless music streaming from your smartphone! The module works automatically and it is completely invisible when the radio is installed in your car! Negative ground use only!

*1.5 years (18 months) European / US warranty (See About Us / FAQ). 

SOLD to Slovakia.



Make and Model: Blaupunkt Frankfurt X
Classic Car era: 1960 – 1970
Face-plate: Jaguar E-type (XK-E) Series 1 and series 1.5 chrome / silver painted face-plate with black fluted bakelite knobs. In period this face-plate was also used on certain Fiat, Lancia and Volkswagen models. The face plate can be universally used in other cars of the period, flush / flat dashboard fit. Different face-plate and / or knobs on exchange basis at no additional costs, ask.
On-board voltage: 6V and 12V (switch), Negative OR positive earth / ground (switch)
Output power: 5 Watt nominal / 7 Watt music
Impedance: 4 Ohm
Rendition: Mono, 1 (4 Ohm) speaker via speaker socket “I”. Two 4 Ohm speakers connected parallel + to + and – to -, to make 2 Ohm for the speaker socket marked with “II”.
Wave Range: Long wave (L), Medium wave (M), Short Wave (K) and FM / UKW (U)
Frequency range UKW (FM): 88MHz – 104MHz.
Equipment: LMKUU station pre-set buttons, tone control, external amplifier, automatic antenna connection, 6-PIN DIN connection for optional external devices (in period cassette players) like the Classentials MP3 kit and the Classentials Bluetooth module.
Design type: Transistor radio
Year of build: 1966
Dimensions unit (width x height x depth in mm) Radio: 176 x 50 x 158, Amplifier: 183 x 60 x 52
Dimensions face-plate (width x height in mm): 250 top, 170 bottom, height x 53
Weight (kg): 2.8

Extra in packaging: Classentials Installation Kit 1 with installation instructions, old style speaker plug, earth cable, extra M10 mounting rings, rear mounting bracket (holed metal strip) and amplifier mounting brackets.

Installing: Basic car conditions before installation: Radio prepared car with dashboard openings, 12V power lead, analog telescopic antenna, standard (dashboard speaker) with wiring.
Tools needed: wrench number 14 and 10, cable shoe pliers. Handy customers experienced with working and tinkering on classic cars can install a radio by themselves. All others we strictly advise to have their vintage radio installed by an experienced mechanic / electrician / local garage. Our installation kits contain the parts and instructions needed to install a radio in a factory original prepared car. In case your dashboard aperture / mount has been changed by previous owners over the last 40 – 50 years you might need, or have to make, different parts to make the radio fit properly.

*1.5 years (18 months) European / US warranty (See About Us / FAQ). In the rare case that a reliable Blaupunkt transistor radio stops working you send it back to us for immediate exchange (in case a comparable unit is in stock) or repair. The radio is sealed before shipping with a unique numbered security seal which cannot be tampered with. If this seal is damaged / broken the warranty will be void.

“Enjoy the Ride!”

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Weight 2.8 kg


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