Gorgeous Catalin Vintage 1946 Fada Model 1000 AM Radio Iconic Design!
DESCRIPTION: Iconic design from the illustrious Fada Company. This radio is the famous Streamliner "Bullet" model. This radio construction and design is heads and tails above the competition. Like a Rolls Royce or Bentley. The Catalin is sumptuous! No cracks, no chips, no major scratches. Original factory molded colors. No repaints no over spray no touch up. None needed. Not a reproduction. This is an authentic original vintage radio from 1946. Excellent modernist design! This radio is 70 years old! All the dial numbering and lettering is crisp and clear. Clear dial plastic is original with very little hazing or yellowing. No missing numbering, dots or dashes, or anything. No smudges or yellowing. The paper label is missing off the bottom. The backing board is intact and in very good condition with large section de-laminated.
No electronic repairs have been performed. All original paper and wax capacitors have been left in original state. The power cord and plug are original working condition with cracks and has electrical tape. The power cord cloth covering is in poor to fair condition. The radio has been not been cleaned and inspected. Comes from non-smoking, mature, clean professional environment.
ELECTRONIC REPAIRS: This is a non working radio. None of the original components have been replaced in order to maintain 100% originality. No electronic repairs have been performed on this radio. For no additional charge, buyer can request electronic repair and restoration after order has been placed.
COLOR: Maroon and yellow Catalin
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 10.5" x 6.5" x 5" (l x w x h)
Product: antique radio, vintage radio, retro radio, vacuum tube radio, AM radio, art deco, mid-century product.
Cabinet construction: Catalin
Country of manufacture: USA
Electronics: Mounted circuit board or chassis. Vacuum tube circuit.
Vacuum tubes: tested and working. Amplifier, converter, detector, pre-amplifier, rectifier