SOLD! - Aug 24, 2015 - ROSE RED Retro Jetsons Vintage 1959 Capehart Model 75C56 AM Tube Clock Radio Totally Restored!
ROSE RED Retro Jetsons Vintage 1959 Capehart Model 75C56 AM Tube Clock Radio Totally Restored!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 13" x 6" x 7" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Rose red
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DESCRIPTION: Table top tube AM radio manufactured by Capehart in 1950's early 60's in excellent+ condition. Cabinet is original molded red plastic. There are no chips, scratches, or major abrasions anywhere on the cabinet. No cracks. Top is a little opaque, evenly so, as if it has sat in the sun for some time, but it is not terribly faded. No repairs or repaints needed. Knobs are original and securely attached. Rare model from a rare manufacturer in a rare color. This radio is almost 60 years old! There is no dial light. Not designed with one. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on dial lettering. The tuning dial works fine. The tuning fascia is in mint condition. No fading, scratches, tarnish, or major wear. Clock bezel has a small crack at the bottom edge. Clock works and keeps accurate time. Very quiet clock motor. No hum. No buzz or grinding noises. Alarm works, Cloak and alarm set works. Sleep function works. Very cool and useful clock radio. This clock radio can go on your nightstand immediately for daily hassle free use. Nice mid century sleek design.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!