SOLD! - Sept 6, 2017 - BLUETOOTH MP3 READY - BUBBLE GUM Pink Vintage 1955 Admiral Model 244 AM Tube Radio Works Great!
BLUETOOTH MP3 READY - BUBBLE GUM Pink Vintage 1955 Admiral Model 244 AM Tube Radio Works Great!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 12" x 6" x 5.5" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Pink and ivory
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BLUETOOTH MP3: This particular radio has been modified to play Bluetooth MP3. Plays MP3 with cable or wirelessly from any MP3 playing device over 30 ft. Includes 3.5mm to mono RCA cable. Just plug in your MP3 player or connect wirelessly via Bluetooth. Works with any iPod, iPAD, iPhone, or Android. Switch from MP3 to AM radio with rocker switch installed on back panel. Sounds great! See details here
DESCRIPTION: Tabletop tube AM clock radio manufactured by Admiral in 1955 in excellent working and physical condition. Cabinet is original molded pink and ivory color. There are small hairline fractures on the bottom by the front left screw that have been repaired and stabilized. No other cracks, chips, or major scratches anywhere! All original everything! No repaints, repairs, or substitutions. The front ivory grill is somewhat yellowed with age. Knobs are original and securely attached. This radio is over 60 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 and no breakage by the interconnect joint. 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. The power cord and plug are replaced by a previous owner and is securely attached. 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. When this radio was new, tailfins were all the rage!