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RF-TJ20 / FM-AM 2 band receiver


Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

A light, compact AM-FM radio chargeable by manually winding it, even with no battery. A simple design usable in everyday life as well as a special device for emergencies, developed for greater reassurance in emergencies due to its instant usability. Easy-grip form usable even by children or elderly people, in an easy-charge compact size, plus a luminous plastic power button you can find in the dark. AM-FM radio also usable as a light, smartphone charger via USB port or as a siren to notify your position or give a warning in an emergency - a full range of functions required for regions and countries that often have to cope with disasters.

  • ASSESMENT CRITERIA Practical Use, Execution / Material Selection, Usability / Ergonomics

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User

  • TARGET REGIONS Further localization:: Japan

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME up to 12 months


Client / Manufacturer


Panasonic Corporation
Osaka, Japan

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Panasonic Corporation
Design Center, Appliances Company
Kusatsu, Japan

Hitoshi Nakagawa, Akihiro Adachi, Koji Mochizuki, Shigehito Hara

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