Julep Green Mid Century Retro Vintage 1956 RCA Victor Model 6-X-7 AM Tube Radio Excellent Condition!
DESCRIPTION: Table top tube AM radio manufactured by RCA Victor in 1956 in excellent working and physical condition. Cabinet is original molded light green. Picks up AM stations clearly and loudly up and down the dial without need of external antenna attachment. Cabinet is in excellent condition with mirror glossiness. No cracks, chips, repairs or repaints anywhere. This radio is over 60 years old! The knobs are in excellent condition. No missing center gold metal cap! Usually, these knobs are missing that center metal cap. The little Nipper logo is in excellent condition not missing. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on tuning dial lettering. The front bottom edge logo is in excellent condition no waves. The tuning dial works fine and smooth no slipping. Tuning knob attachment center shaft never broken then repaired 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 unless you operate near modern megahertz devices. The set has been aligned according to factory specifications. Backing board is in good condition with crisp square corners. The power cord and plug are good original working condition with no cracks, or splits. No exposed wiring. Bottom factory label is intact and very good condition. 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. This thing belongs in a museum!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 11" x 6" x 6.5" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Mint green, pastel green
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Product: antique radio, vintage radio, retro radio, vacuum tube radio, AM radio, art deco, mid-century product.
Cabinet construction: plastic
Electronics: Mounted circuit board or chassis. Vacuum tube circuit.
Vacuum tubes: tested and working. Amplifier, converter, detector, pre-amplifier, rectifier