SOLD! - Oct 8, 2017 - BLUETOOTH MP3 Ready - SPRUCE Green Mid Century Retro 1959 Zenith Model B514F Tube AM Clock Radio Sounds Great!
BLUETOOTH MP3 Ready - SPRUCE Green Mid Century Retro 1959 Zenith Model B514F Tube AM Clock Radio Sounds Great!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 11.5" x 5.5" x 6" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Spruce green with light pastel green front
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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
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DESCRIPTION: Tabletop tube AM clock radio alarm manufactured by Zenith in 1959 time frame in excellent+ working condition. Picks up AM stations clearly and loudly up and down the dial without need of external antenna attachment. Original factory molded spruce green back and light green front plastic. Original factory molded colors. No repaints. No oversprays. No touch ups. None needed. No cracks or major scratches. There are a few minor abrasions on the top. There is a chip on the top center where the front meets the back. This radio is over 55 years old! No missing labels. The knobs are in excellent condition. The clear dial face is clear not yellowing. No dial light. Not designed with one. The clock bezel is clear and transparent not yellowing. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on clock dial lettering. The clock and radio dial faces are an attractive sparkling metallic metal finish. No rust no oxidation or greening. The tuning dial works fine and smooth no slipping. 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. The alarm works. The buzzer works. 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 no pets.