Bluetooth Ready To Go - Avocado Vintage 1955 Admiral Model Y1189 AM Vacuum Tube Clock Radio Nice Looking and Sounding!
BLUETOOTH/MP3: Plays Bluetooth 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. Bluetooth receiver is mounted using simple Velcro tape. Can easily be re-positioned out of sight.
DESCRIPTION: If you are fantasizing about a sixties designer kitchen in (putrid) avocado green, this is the radio for you! Tabletop tube AM clock radio manufactured by Admiral in 1955 in fair condition and fair sounding. This is a four tube one Intermediate frequency transformer circuit design so performance is marginal. Need strong signal in order to receive. Able to receive one or two stations. Better as Bluetooth player not radio. Bluetooth plays loud and clear. Cabinet back is original molded avocado green color. Front is a pea green molded color no painted. Hairline cracks on sides. All original everything! No repaints, repairs, or substitutions. Knobs are original and securely attached. This radio is over 60 years old! No dial light. Not designed with one but can be added for an extra charge. Clock works, keeps accurate time, and is very quiet no humming no buzzing no ticking noises. Alarm works. Sleep function works. 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 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 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.
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 10" x 5.5" x 5.5" (l x w x h)
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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