Bluetooth Ready To Go - Creme Ivory 1949 General Electric Model 124 Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds and Looks Great!
BLUETOOTH MP3: This particular radio has been modified to play Bluetooth MP3. Plays MP3 with cable or wirelessly from any MP3 playing device over 300 ft. New integrated Bluetooth circuitry available only through Retro Radio Farm is completely internal inside the radio! No external plugs, cables, or receiver device! Switch from MP3 to AM radio with rocker switch installed on back panel. Pairs within seconds. No batteries to recharge! Sounds great! Absolutely no noise from Bluetooth circuitry!
DESCRIPTION: Popular mid-century model from General Electric when modern plastics first began to replace Bakelite as material of choice. Tabletop vacuum tube AM radio was manufactured by General Electric in 1949 in excellent physical and working condition.
SOUND QUALITY: Picks up AM stations clearly and loudly around the dial without need of external antenna attachment.
CABINET CONDITION: Cabinet is original factory molded ivory color plastic. No cracks, chips or major scratches or missing pieces. No heat cracks or heat warping on top. Front tuning clear plastic cover in in excellent condition. All original factory colors. Not repainted, no touch up, not over sprayed. Tuning gold metal back panel is not greening with age which is often the case, and not rusted not dented or dinged.
KNOBS: Original burgundy plastic knobs are matching and securely attached not cracked or chipped. The tuning dial works fine no slipping no stuck or sticky spots.
LOGO: No missing logos.
DIAL LIGHT: Dial light works.
INTERNAL ELECTRONICS: 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. All wiring has been thoroughly checked for possible bridging and weak solder connection. The radio has been thoroughly cleaned and inspected.
CLOCK: No clock
POWER CORD: Original power cord and plug are in excellent working condition. No breaks, no splits, no repair with electrical tape, or other. No brittle or stiff. No exposed wiring.
BACKING BOARD: No backing board with this model. Back cover is in excellent condition with no cracks, co chips, no major scratches.
FACTORY LABELS AND STICKERS: No missing bottom factory labels.
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 13" x 7" x 6" (l x w x h)
WEIGHT: 4 lbs 15 oz
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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