SOLD! - Sept 22, 2015 - GOLDEN AGE Art Deco WWII Era Vintage 1942 Zenith 6D612 AM Tube Radio Sounds Great!
GOLDEN AGE Art Deco WWII Era Vintage 1942 Zenith 6D612 AM Tube Radio Sounds Great!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 12" x 7" x 7" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Brown swirly Bakelite
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DESCRIPTION: Bakelite tabletop tube AM radio manufactured by Zenith in 1942 in excellent condition. Imagine tuning into FDR's fire side chats on this little crooner! Table top AM radio with no crack, chips, scratches whatsoever! Mirror glossy Bakelite that is swirly brown. Knobs are original and securely attached. This radio is almost 65 years old! Dial light works. The bezel has been replaced with a new crystal clear Lucite bezel. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on dial lettering. Finctional built in handle is securely attached/ 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 good original working condition with no cracks, or splits. No exposed wiring. Original backing board is still attached. Incredible! 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, FDR was president!