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PostPosted: Sun Apr 01, 2018 5:00 am    Post subject: Re: Bosch Hella SWF SHO Blaupunkt date codes Reply with quote

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Update, I found that part # RS/TB/130-150/6/1 listed as pre-A Porsche and some other models here on eBay:
https://www.ebay.com/itm/NOS-Bosch-Round-Voltage-R...1579558829


Thanks!! I found the ebay add, in my google searches, too... However, couldn’t find any 356 with a round Bosch voltage regulator though...

Couldn’t find any Bosch code, that would tell me the date, neither!

So still searching to find out what car it belongs to. Wink
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 01, 2018 2:50 am    Post subject: Re: Bosch Hella SWF SHO Blaupunkt date codes Reply with quote

GHIA wrote:
Someone would have it Garbe Lahmeyer date code ?


Early distributors not really a code 3/55 for March 1955 for example. Later distributors do not have any date codes on them. Not sure on other components.
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 30, 2018 10:45 pm    Post subject: Re: Bosch Hella SWF SHO Blaupunkt date codes Reply with quote

Update, I found that part # RS/TB/130-150/6/1 listed as pre-A Porsche and some other models here on eBay:
https://www.ebay.com/itm/NOS-Bosch-Round-Voltage-R...1579558829
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 30, 2018 10:42 pm    Post subject: Re: Bosch Hella SWF SHO Blaupunkt date codes Reply with quote

I'm used to this code:
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The date code is on the other foot:
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1K in this case

I see a pic with similar codes on the box in the Gallery but I don't have any close-up photos of the feet
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Does your regulator have the rounded-off mounting feet?
If it's doesn't, it's not for a VW
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 30, 2018 10:55 am    Post subject: Re: Bosch Hella SWF SHO Blaupunkt date codes Reply with quote

Hi y’all,

I have this NOS Bosch round voltage regulator, the only code I can find on it is; RS/TB/130-150/6/1. Any info (date) for this one, is much appreciated! Wink
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 07, 2018 1:09 pm    Post subject: Re: Bosch Hella SWF SHO Blaupunkt date codes Reply with quote

Someone would have it Garbe Lahmeyer date code ?
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 27, 2017 8:20 am    Post subject: Re: Bosch Hella SWF SHO Blaupunkt date codes Reply with quote

Yes, would have to be J or K. Still going through my hundreds of pics of sems... Any one have ribbed SWF sem with a J or K letter for the month?
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 27, 2017 6:17 am    Post subject: Re: Bosch Hella SWF SHO Blaupunkt date codes Reply with quote

J ??
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 26, 2017 6:48 pm    Post subject: Re: Bosch Hella SWF SHO Blaupunkt date codes Reply with quote

Ok, scratch that theory, I am going through all of my sem pics and have found an "LD" that I restored years ago. So what is the missing letter???
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 25, 2017 6:49 pm    Post subject: Re: Bosch Hella SWF SHO Blaupunkt date codes Reply with quote

Ok, so here is a question regarding SWF date codes. Among many ribbed SWF sems I have, I have an "IB" and an "MB". Despite the first page of this thread stating that "I" was not used (for year anyway), "I" is the month on my "IB" and it is Sept 1950. What is "MB", or what letter between I and M is skipped because if none were skipped then "M" is the 13th month of the year.

Sorry if this was covered previously in this thread, I didn't read all the posts.

I propose that "M" is December and "L" was skipped because it looks too much like an "I". Just a theory.....
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 29, 2015 1:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

mikeandkirsti wrote:


Worth it´s weight in gold maybe?


Now we are talking.
Sounds promising. Wink
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 29, 2015 11:59 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes, it is January 1943.

Without checking I cannot say for sure but I am pretty certain the KdF-Wagen Type 60 uses the 90W generator and this is a regulator for it, correct for the KdF Type 60 1943-1944.

Worth it´s weight in gold maybe?

The 90W generator was used again in 1946-47 in the Type 11 Beetle and this regulator would work for on one too but the cover would have been with the cross pressing already.
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 29, 2015 8:11 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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The date code is on the other side above the Bosch logo, usually very hard to read. As I recall early Kübelwagens had a 90W generator but utilized a different style relay. From 1943 it looked liked this but generator was 130W, also for Schwimmwagen and KdF Type 92/82E. It may be that the KdF-Wagen Type 60 utilized the 90W generator and this relay? Check the date code on it.


You are right mate!
Some brushing and there it was. 1Y

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That´s january 1943?
Would be good to know if that type was on a car.
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 28, 2015 10:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The date code is on the other side above the Bosch logo, usually very hard to read. As I recall early Kübelwagens had a 90W generator but utilized a different style relay. From 1943 it looked liked this but generator was 130W, also for Schwimmwagen and KdF Type 92/82E. It may be that the KdF-Wagen Type 60 utilized the 90W generator and this relay? Check the date code on it.



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I just found this strange D shaped regulator with a flat top.

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It has an unusual writing that ends with 1Z
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Is that the date code? So january 1944?
But what is between the scew holes? That looks like an N?

Inside there is an extra condensator?
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From below a spiral (resistor?) that is also new to me.
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Is that a typical KdF aera part?
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 28, 2015 6:11 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

If you have a working 6V generator, you can make a test circuit and turn the generator for example by drill machine. I test my generators and regulators that way.
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 28, 2015 4:50 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

OK, so not for a car for sure with 90 Watt?
Is there a way to check if it works?
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 28, 2015 2:26 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's a wartime 90W regulator with the interference protection. 1Z on that place doens't mean date code. Could be from a stationary engine when has 90W. "N" could be the correct date code, maybe it's "Z"?
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 27, 2015 1:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I just found this strange D shaped regulator with a flat top.

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It has an unusual writing that ends with 1Z
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Is that the date code? So january 1944?
But what is between the scew holes? That looks like an N?

Inside there is an extra condensator?
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From below a spiral (resistor?) that is also new to me.
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Is that a typical KdF aera part?
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 21, 2015 5:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

On page 1 there is a set of pics and the question on the Z date code on a D shaped voltage regulator. The Z denotes 1944 a nice'n oldie The pre war date coding for Bosch started in 1920 at A. The post war date coding coincidently started at 1945 with A again.
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PostPosted: Fri May 17, 2013 7:17 am    Post subject: Re: Trying to understand how to make sense of the date codes Reply with quote

markulves wrote:
Trying to understand how to make sense of the date codes on the buckets and the markings on the glass or lack of. I didn't include a photo of the top of the glass lenses, but they do have the VW logo.
I'm also wondering if I have the correctly matched chrome light bezels?
Please forgive me if I've incorrectly posted the photos. If so, I'll try again.

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