The G500 Zenith TransOceanic radios provides a bridge between 1940s and 1950s designs. It was manufactured for only 18 months, from 1949-1951.
On the outside, the G500 looks nearly identical to earlier 8G005 models from the 1940s. It has the same big rotary dial inside a brass bezel, surrounded by a shiny black faceplate.
The G500 has a large, handsome Zenith badge, proclaiming it as "The Royalty of Radios
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