SOLD! - Jan 9, 2014 - PINK TIFFANY Retro Jetsons Vintage 1956 RCA Victor Model 8-X-6F AM Tube Radio WORKS!
PINK TIFFANY Retro Jetsons Vintage 1956 RCA Victor Model 8-X-6F AM Tube Radio WORKS!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 11" x 5.5" x 7" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Pink. Like a powder pink. Not hot pink.
YOUTUBE VIDEO (cut&paste link): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LPwkS7z4ueo&list=UUNXdUWfWZHpaDdrOyesz1Cw
MP3: Plays MP3 for $99 more, includes cable. See details here (cut&paste link): http://www.retroradiofarm.com/collections/frontpage/products/play-mp3-from-your-ipod-ipad-galaxy-or-mp3-player
DESCRIPTION: Tabletop Tube AM radio manufactured by General Electric in 1950's excellent working condition. Cabinet is original powder pink color. The front grill is in excellent condition. No cracks on the top! No repairs. No repaints. All original molded pink plastic. Knobs are original and securely attached. The huge tuning dial is missing its center gold metal cap. There are a few small dents and chips on the edges. This radio is one of the better ones for listening purposes. This radio is over 60 years old! Dial light works brightly. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on dial lettering. The tuning dial works fine. The power cable is 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. 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. When this radio was new, tailfins were all the rage!