Monterey Turquoise and White 1956 RCA Victor 8-C-7 Vintage Tube AM Clock Radio Real Looker!
DESCRIPTION: This vintage tabletop tube AM clock radio alarm was manufactured by RCA Victor in 1956. This vintage radio is in excellent+ working and very good physical condition. Picks up AM stations clearly and loudly up and down the dial without need of external antenna attachment. The blue cabinet is in very good condition with a very few tiny chips off the front edge. No major scratches anywhere on the cabinet. Bottom of the front grill has repaired hairline crack. Original factory molded colors. No repaints, none needed. This radio is over 50 years old! The replacement grey volume and tuning knobs are in excellent condition. The clear dial face is clear no cracks no scratches. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on clock dial lettering.The dial lights lights up brightly. The tuning dial works fine and smooth no slipping. Tuning dial clear window is clear no cracks. 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 no humming no buzzing no grinding no ticking noises. The alarm works. The buzzer works. Sleep timer works. Metal wing tip knobs are original slightly tarnished with age. The clock and alarm set function work. 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.
COLOR: Blue and white
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DIMENSIONS: Approximately 12" x 5" x 5.5" (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: 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