GRECIAN IVORY AND GOLD 1965 Penncrest Model 3625 AM Tube Clock Radio Works Great Looks Great!
DESCRIPTION: Manufactured by Arvin for the once venerable and soon to be defunct JCPenney under Penncrest label. Tabletop tube AM radio in 1960's in excellent working condition. Cabinet is original white molded plastic. Not repainted. No touch ups. No over spray. The front gold metal trim is in fair condition with minor rub off and oxidation due to age. Look at the gold cubic faceted grill! Looks The clock movement is in recessed gold metal plate clock face with no oxidation, rust, or discoloration. Very glitzy. No cracks on the top! No cracks on front clock bezel. Knobs are original and securely attached. This radio is over 50 years old! No dial light. Not designed with one. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on dial lettering. The tuning dial on top works fine. The silver paint on the tuning kniob is slightly rubbed off. The brand new replacement power cable is securely attached. Clock works and keeps accurate time. Alarm works. Clock time set knob works. Clock is silent. All knobs are present and 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. This radio uses low voltage tubes (32ET5, 34GM5, 18FW6, 18FY6, 18FX6) so it takes a little longer to warm up and turn off. You get an extra minute to sleep after the alarm set time! 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. 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.
COLOR: Ivory white and gold
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DIMENSIONS: Approximately 11" x 5.5" x 5" (l x w x h)
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Product: antique radio, vintage radio, retro radio, vacuum tube radio, AM radio, art deco, mid-century product.
Cabinet construction: plastic
Period: 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s
Country of manufacture: USA
Electronics: Mounted circuit board or chassis. Vacuum tube circuit.
Vacuum tubes: tested and working. Amplifier, converter, detector, pre-amplifier, rectifier