tuning knob

Translations

tuning knob

n (Rad) → Stationswahlknopf m
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Literature provided with the unit advises waiting about 5 minutes to enable the temperature regulation to stabilize; the small indicator light located above the tuning knob should change from orange to green when ready.
Dismayed, you and your cousin would twiddle with the black plastic tuning knob on the back, hoping the flickering, distorted ghosts, that could be owt ranging from to the Waltons to the Wombles, would disappear and be replaced by the reassuring 'beep' (akin to our modern self service checkout scanner) and bouncing rectangle of your precious game.
(Trig even boasts of easy operation while wearing gloves.) 'There's a volume and squelch knob, frequency tuning knob and frequency transfer button at the bottom of the radio's bezel.
"Mr Music - he's number one for pop!" Like me, I suspect that as a teenager, he'd spent more time than was good for him, alone in his bedroom, twiddling with his tuning knob.
The scalar positive parameter m>0 can be also conveniently used as a tuning knob for control behavior.
The 3's interior has been brightened and benefits from a bold centre console complete with large tuning knob.
But occasionally his voice would be lost and then nimble fingers raced to the tuning knob to find him again on that great, crackling dial - somewhere between the Bulgarian Shipping Forecast and tips on bunion-relief the Swedish way, or some such tosh.
The interior has been brightened up and benefits from a restyled centre console complete with a tuning knob.
You instinctively turn the tuning knob to change volume!
Since there was no radio in the living room, it would have to be the radio in the kitchen which has lost the tuning knob so is permanently stuck on Radio One.
During this exercise, I found that spinning the tuning knob covers so much of the dial so quickly, it is easy to overshoot the next station until you use it a few times.