Coral and White Chevron Retro Jetsons Vintage 1957 Philco H836-124 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Excellent Condition!
DESCRIPTION: Here's one you don't see very often. Unbelievable retro kitsch appeal in a hard to find color combo. Tabletop tube AM radio manufactured by Philco in 1950's excellent working and physical condition. Look at the wild oblique angles! Dual speaker design! Cabinet is original coral pink and white color. This radio is in excellent condition with no cracks, chips or major scratches which is incredible considering its acute edges and corners. These old Jetsons styled radios in rare colors are becoming more and more collectible. This is a particularly rare design and extremely hard to find color combo so it should fare well in the future resale market. The front grill is in excellent condition. No cracks on the top! No repairs. No repaints. None needed. This radio features an nifty bass and treble switch on top that still works! All original factory molded color plastic. No repaint no touch up no overspray. Factory applied coral pink paint front grill on molded white cabinet. All original factory colors. Tuning knob is original and securely attached missing center metal gold cap which often goes missing over the years. Volume knob is original no missing gold metal center cap. This radio is one of the better ones for listening purposes. This radio is over 60 years old! Dial light works brightly. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on dial lettering usually worn off. The tuning dial works fine. The power cable is securely attached no breaks at interconnect. The base cable interconnect looks supple and strong with very little signs of fatigue. These radio was well cared for! All paper and wax 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. There is no loud or pervasive hum. There is no loud or pervasive static between stations. The set has been aligned according to factory specifications. No exposed wiring. Factory original backing board is intact and securely attached. Bottom factory label is in excellent condition. 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.
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 13" x 3.5" x 8" (l x w x h)
COLOR: coral pink and white. Wow!
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Product: antique radio, vintage radio, retro radio, vacuum tube radio, AM radio, art deco, mid-century product.
Cabinet construction: plastic
Country of manufacture: USA
Electronics: Mounted circuit board or chassis. Vacuum tube circuit.
Vacuum tubes: tested and working. Amplifier, converter, detector, pre-amplifier, rectifier