Sky Blue 1957 Motorola Motorola Model 6C24CW Tube AM Clock Radio Looks and Sounds Magnificent!
DESCRIPTION: Rare color, two-tone model. It is an extremely unusual color. The white plastic back is not yellowed.. Picks up AM stations clearly and loudly up and down the dial without need of external antenna attachment. Cabinet is in excellent condition with no cracks, splits, or missing material. Small portion of bottom right feet is chipped off. Radio sits level and firmly on flat surface. Original factory molded color. No repaints. No repairs. None needed. This radio is over 60 years old! No missing labels. Motorola is nearly worn off the front grill logo. The knobs are in excellent condition yellowed with age. The gold metal inserts are beautiful and like new. The aluminum front fascia has no oxidization or pitting. No missing clock knobs. Amazing. The clear dial face has no cracks. Please see the photo close-up. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on clock dial lettering. The tuning dial works fine and smooth no slipping. The tuning dial plastic is yellowed and mellowed to a beautiful dark yellowish orange. All paper and wax capacitors have been replaced with modern equivalents so this radio has another 50+ years or more of playing time! The clock works and keep accurate time. The clock motor is quiet. The alarm works. The buzzer works. The clock and alarm set function work. There is a appliance timer function in back. 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 unless you operate near modern megahertz devices. The set has been aligned according to factory specifications. The power cord and plug are good original working condition with no cracks, or splits. No exposed wiring. 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 14" x 5" x 6" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Sky blue. Like a Richard Petty blue from the early seventies. Unbelievable color.
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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