SOLD! - Dec 10. 2017 - TURQUOISE Twin Speaker Retro Vintage 1959 Philco Model J-845-124 AM Tube Radio Totally Restored!
TURQUOISE Twin Speaker Retro Vintage 1959 Philco Model J-845-124 AM Tube Radio Totally Restored!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 11" x 4" x 7" (l x w x h)
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DESCRIPTION: Rare and beautiful turquoise and white Philco with dual speakers. Tabletop tube AM radio manufactured by Philco in late 50's in excellent+ working condition. Picks up AM stations clearly and loudly up and down the dial without need of external antenna attachment. This radio is in excellent working condition. Beautifully proportioned design. There is a chip on the front top edge approximately 3/4". There is a melted distorted section on the right lower side. No repairs or repaints performed or needed. Cabinet is glossy turquoise front and white back original factory molded colors. There are minor scratches from normal wear throughout. Excellent original condition cabinet with no splits, or seams, abrasions, or missing pieces. Knobs are original and securely attached. No missing factory labels or stickers. This radio is over 60 years old! All the dial numbers are crisp and clear. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on dial lettering. The volume and tuning center metal caps are not missing which is uncommon. The tuning dial works fine. 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 replacement 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.