Braun Audio 1 The first fully transistorised combined hi-fi system produced by Braun. The transition from valve to transistor components permitted flatter and more compact casing construction - the audio 1 is 10 cm high. The device's 67 cm width was determined by the standard dimmension of a small bay of Ram's shelving system, designed for Vitsœ two years earlier. Vitsœ produced components so that Braun audio 1 and L 46 speakers could be integrated directly into the 606 system.
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Dieter Rams is an industrial designer closely associated with the consumer products company Braun and the Functionalist school of industrial design. His unobtrusive approach and belief in “less but better” design generated a timeless quality.
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