Kona Brown Bakelite Vintage 1950 Philco Model 50-520 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sleek Looking Great Sounding!
DESCRIPTION: Very proportioned design and sounds great! Tabletop tube radio manufactured by Philco in 1950. This vintage radio is in excellent cosmetic and working condition. No chips, splits, abrasions, or missing material anywhere on the cabinet! This vintage radio is in the original factory molded color brown bakelite. Not repainted no over spray no touch up. None needed. All original knobs, dial pointer, etc are present, working, not missing. Picks up AM stations clearly and loudly up and down the dial without external antenna attachment. Excellent mid century modern design! This radio is over 65 years old! All the dial numbering and lettering is crisp and clear. No missing numbering, dots or dashes, or anything. No smudges or yellowing. The tuning and volume dials work fine. No slipping. No dial light. Not designed with one but can be added. The unit powers on and off with a definite click. The original bottom label is intact. All out of spec capacitors have been replaced with modern equivalents so this radio has another 50+ years or more of playing time! The tubes are working fine. All out-of-spec resistors have been replaced with modern correct value and voltage equivalents. The replacement power cord and plug is in perfect working condition with no cracks, or splits or electrical tape repair. The backing board is missing. The radio has been thoroughly cleaned and inspected. All wiring has been thoroughly checked for possible bridging and weak solder connection. Comes from non-smoking, mature, clean professional environment.
COLOR: Brown Bakelite
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 12" x 6.5" x 6.5" (l x w x h)
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Product: antique radio, vintage radio, retro radio, vacuum tube radio, AM radio, art deco, mid-century product.
Cabinet construction: bakelite
Country of manufacture: USA
Electronics: Mounted circuit board or chassis. Vacuum tube circuit.
Vacuum tubes: tested and working. Amplifier, converter, detector, pre-amplifier, rectifier