St Regis Gold 1947 RCA Victor Model 75X11 Tube Radio Built Solid Sounds Sweet!
DESCRIPTION: This is the radio people mean when they say, "they don't make them like this any more!" This radio quality, design and construction are as solid as it gets. Beautiful golden age of radio styling on this 1947 vintage radio. Tabletop tube AM radio manufactured by RCA Victor in 1947 excellent working and physical condition. Cabinet is original factory glossy dark brown almost black color bakelite. The bakelite cabinet is thicker than most. No cracks, no chips, no major scratches. Factory molded color with beautiful rounded back edge featuring central speaker. Not repainted, no touch up, no over spray. The front golden grill is in excellent condition golden brass colored metal. No dents, dings, rust or oxidation. Original grill cloth. Front RCA Victor logo applique is in place. No cracks, chips, splits, or repairs anywhere on top, sides, or front or bottom! Knobs are original and securely attached. This radio is one of the better ones for listening purposes. Loud as heck. This radio is over 60 years old! Dial light lights brightly. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on dial lettering. The tuning dial works fine. Tuning dial window is clear no cracks, no hazing no discoloration. No slipping of tuning dial indicator. Dial lights brightly. Metal cone over tuning dial is in excellent condition no dents dings pitting or rust. The power cable is securely attached. All bottom factory labels are intact and good condition. 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 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.
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 11" x 6.5" x 7" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Brown and gold
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Product: antique radio, vintage radio, retro radio, vacuum tube radio, AM radio, art deco, mid-century product.
Cabinet construction: bakelite
Country of manufacture: USA
Electronics: Mounted circuit board or chassis. Vacuum tube circuit.
Vacuum tubes: tested and working. Amplifier, converter, detector, pre-amplifier, rectifier