SOLD! - Dec 31, 2017 - OWL EYES Mid Century Retro Vintage 1950 Zenith 5-G-03B AM Tube Clock Radio Works Great!
OWL EYES Mid Century Retro Vintage 1950 Zenith 5-G-03B AM Tube Clock Radio Works Great!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 12" x 6" x 6" (l x w x h)
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DESCRIPTION: This radio is affectionately called 'owl eyes' for obvious reasons. Plays and sounds wonderful as many Zeniths do! Tabletop tube AM radio manufactured by Zenith in 1950 in excellent working condition. The metal clock and radio surrounds are tarnished due to age. All the lettering is crisp and clear. No flaking or rub-off. One small chip on face of cabinet. There is a hairline crack by the volume knob. All knobs are original and securely attached. This radio is almost 70 years old! No dial light. Not designed with one. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on dial lettering. The tuning dial works fine. The power cable is securely attached. 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 for a mechanical analog design. The clock motor is silent. No buzzing, humming or grinding. The alarm works. The buzzer works. The clock and alarm set function work. The sleep function works. No missing clock knobs. Incredible! The tubes are working fine. The backing board is floppy because the pins have broken trough the edges. 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. 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 no pets.