SOLD! - Jan 14, 2018 - MAYFAIR PINK Mid Century Retro 1959 Sylvania Model 6001-2 Tube AM Clock Radio Creampuff!
MAYFAIR PINK Mid Century Retro 1959 Sylvania Model 6001-2 Tube AM Clock Radio Creampuff!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 12" x 6 x 6" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Pink like carnation or pastel pink
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ADD BLUETOOTH MP3: Plays MP3 with cable or wirelessly from any MP3 playing device over 30 ft. Includes 3.5mm to mono RCA cable. Just plug in your MP3 player or connect wirelessly via Bluetooth. Works with any iPod, iPAD, iPhone, or Android. Switch from MP3 to AM radio with rocker switch installed on back panel. See details here
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DESCRIPTION: Tabletop tube AM clock radio alarm manufactured by Sylvania in 1959 in excellent physical and working condition. This clock radio is a sight to behold! Cabinet is in excellent plus condition with no cracks, chips, or major scratches. This is a rare original factory molded in pink color that has not faded or yellowed over the years. The original knobs are in excellent condition and all present, securely attached, none missing. The front clear panel is clear not yellowing with no cracks, chips, or major scratches. The volume and tuning knobs work fine and smooth no slipping. All paper and wax capacitors have been replaced with modern equivalents so this radio has another 50+ years or more of playing time! There is no dial light. Not originally designed with one. The clock works and keep accurate time. The clock face is a little unevenly faded. There are some light water marks and water stains. The alarm works. The buzzer works. The clock and alarm set function work. 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. 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 no pets.