Artifacts

RS-6 Agent Radio Set

Artifact Details

The inventory card outlines the name and quantity of all elements of the set.

This radio set and battery was hidden in Western Europe in 1961 and was not recovered until 1990. Had its use been necessary, the operator would have activated the unit by adding water to electrolytic powder and poured the solution into the battery.

Artifact Specs

Sending unit: 12.8 cm x 5 cm 17.2 cm
(L x W x H)

Receiving unit: 12.6 cm x 5.9 cm x 17.1 cm
(L x W x H)

Amplifier: 10.2 cm x 5.2 cm x 20.5 cm
(L x W x H)

Power transformer: 10.1 cm x 5.5 cm x 20.5 cm
(L x W x H)

MGF battery: 15.4 cm x 11.6 cm x 25 cm
(L x W x H)

Inventory card: 12.5 cm x 7.5 cm
(L x W)

Clamps: 3.7 cm x 2.8 cm
(L x W)