Bluetooth Ready To Go and Always On Clock Light Added - Olive Green Beauty Mid Century 1959 Zenith Model B728F AM FM Vacuum Tube Clock Radio Excellent Plus Condition! Whole Shebang!
DESCRIPTION: Tabletop vacuum tube AM/FM clock radio manufactured by Zenith in 1959 time frame in excellent plus working and physical condition. Receives AM and FM stations clearly and loudly across the dial using internal antenna. Has always on clock light added with modern LED with 30,000 hrs bulb lifetime! No external antenna needed. No cracks, chips, or major scratches. Switch from AM to FM with a turn of the switch. Original factory molded olive green plastic with front metal textured grill covers. No repaint, no over spray, no touch up. None needed. This vintage radio is over 65 years old! No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on dial lettering. The tuning dial works smoothly from right to left no slipping no sticky spots. AM FM selector works. Volume works with even smooth attenuation across the range. Even volume levels between AM and FM channels. Tuning and volume knobs are not missing center gold metal insert. No additional radio tuning dial light not designed with one but can be added for an extra charge. Clock works and keeps accurate time. Clock motor is silent no humming no buzzing no ticking noises. Clock time and alarm set function works. Alarm goes off at correct set time. Alarm awake to music only works and goes off at the right set time. Sleep timer works. Original power cord and plug is in excellent condition no breaks, no fraying no exposed wiring. All paper and wax capacitors have been replaced with modern equivalents so this radio has another 50+ years or more of playing 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. Backing board is excellent original intact with no cracks no warping crisp edges and corners. Bottom factory label is not missing. 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.
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 13" x 8" x 7.5" (l x w x h)
COLOR: olive green
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BLUETOOTH MP3: This particular radio has been modified to play 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. Sounds great! Bluetooth receiver is attached with Velcro tape and can be easily relocated to front, back or either side.
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ADD DIAL LIGHT: This particular radio has been modified with modern LED clock light that stays on all the time as long as the unit is plugged in! Has dimmer switch in back added to adjust brightness and turn on or off. Uses a modern LED bulb which is rated for 30,000 hours of continuous use. Includes spare bulb for total of 60,000 hours of use.
Product: antique radio, vintage radio, retro radio, vacuum tube radio, AM radio, art deco, mid-century product.
Cabinet construction: plastic
Country of manufacture: USA
Electronics: Mounted circuit board or chassis. Vacuum tube circuit.
Vacuum tubes: tested and working. Amplifier, converter, detector, pre-amplifier, rectifier