Zenith Model 3000-1 TransOceanic Radio 1965 - I recently got one that sounded so poor I fured I had nothing to lose by trying to fix it, with whatever extreme measures I needed. Side by side with the Royal 7000, or a tube Transoceanic, it sounded very weak, with no bass to speak of, and an annoying buzz/rattle at even low volumes. Zenith Model 3000-1 TransOceanic Radio 1965. The specs for a 12-volt adapter, but many modern 12-volt adapters supply more than 12 volts.
Trans-Oceanic Royal 3000-1 Ch= 12KT40Z3 or Radio There's basiy no good way of removing these without breaking something. Trans-Oceanic Royal 3000-1 Ch= 12KT40Z3 or 12KT40Z8 Radio. the grill and speaker are attached to the front, very thin, aluminum parts.
Bad" Trans-Oceanic Transistors Work Again! Most of the rattles seemed to be coming from the front of the radio, but pressing on the grill metal, the pane; around the controls, or the dial cover helped very slhtly, but not very much. I removed the chassis and connected the speaker with jumpers, and it was still rattling/buzzing severely on loud sounds, which eliminated the chassis as part of the rattling. But, recently I was offered a Zenith Royal 3000-1 Trans-Oceanic for a price I. With the benefit of a Zenith service manual, I found that in the AM.
Zenith Transoceanic Radios eBay The basic audio circuit and speaker is not a lot different than the 7000, so it must be something strahtforward. Being primarily a hi-fi person, not necessarily a radio guy, I expected that if I thtened everything up, and ensured that the cabinet was well-damped, that would help. Zenith H500 TransOceanic Portable Radio - Parts/Repair. .00. ZENITH Wave Magnet Trans Oceanic Fm/Am all transistor radio ROYAL 3000-1. 0.00.
Zenith Trans-Oceanic Royal 3000-1 Multi-Band The Zenith Royal 3000 is noted for two things - one of the first FM portables (with low performance) and weak, tinny, rattly, sound. This is part two. Trans-Oceanic Running all other bands.
I”'” One b problem - the plastic trim pieces and the speaker are held in with spring clips on studs that protrude through the grill material. SERVICE MANUAL. MODEL "ROYAL 3000-1". All TRANSISTOR TRANSOCEANIC. PORTABLE RECEIVER. CHASSIS 12KT4028. 7otk 5am. GENERAL.
Royal 3000 Zenith Trans-Oceanic I continued dging, to the point I had the case entirely apart. The bottom and front are one piece, and the grill and speaker are attached to the front, very thin, aluminum parts. It was clear from some examination that the issue was probably the grill and the plastic trim panel rattling. In 1964, Zenith added provisions for an ac adapter and redesnated the 3000 as the 3000-1. The 3000 series and 1000 series have many parts in common.
Zenith transoceanic 3000-1 owners manual:
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