SOLD! - Feb 19, 2016 - BLUETOOTH MP3 READY - DEFINITELY TURQUOISE Mid Century Vintage 1959 Emerson Model 4L2A Tube Radio
BLUETOOTH MP3 READY - DEFINITELY TURQUOISE Mid Century Retro Jetsons Vintage 1959 Emerson Model 4L2A Tube Radio Totally Restored!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 8" x 5" x 5.5" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Bright turquoise. If you're looking for a retro turquoise radio, this is definitely turquoise.
YOUTUBE VIDEO here. I live in rural Connecticut and there's only one radio station that comes in loud and clear depending on the day. You should have no problems receiving any AM station in your area.
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 radio manufactured by Emerson in the late 1950's early sixties timeframe in excellent working condition. Cabinet is original turquoise plastic. There are chips along the right front edge. No other cracks, chips, repairs, or repaints. Rare color. Instantly retro looking with a mid-century modern kitchen of the fifties look. Ivory knobs are original and securely attached. This radio is almost 60 years old! No dial light. Not designed with one. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on dial lettering. The cardboard backing board is original legible and securely mounted. The tuning dial works fine. No missing gold metal center caps on the knobs. 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! Good performer. 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 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. When this radio was new, tailfins were all the rage!