SOLD! - July 11, 2016 - TURQUOISE-ISH and Ivory-ish Retro Jetsons Vintage 1959 RCA Victor Model 1-RD-45 AM Tube Clock Radio Totally Restored!
Turquoise-ish and Ivory Retro Jetsons Vintage 1959 RCA Victor Model 1-RD-45 AM Tube Clock Radio Totally Restored!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 11" x 3" x 7.5" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Turquoise-ish and ivory light grayish. Hard to describe. Like a soft blended turquoise. Muted turquoise.
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DESCRIPTION: Table top tube AM radio manufactured by RCA Victor in 1950's early 60's in excellent+ condition. The clock bezel is clear, mirror glossy, no hazing, or major scratches. There is a small cloudy patch by the center near the the right knob. Cabinet is original molded soft blended turquoise and light grey-ish ivory color. There are no chips, scratches, or abrasions anywhere on the cabinet. No cracks. No repairs or repaints needed. Knobs are original and securely attached. No missing center gold metal foil caps. 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 works and keeps accurate time. Very quiet clock motor. No hum. No buzz or grinding noises. Picks up AM radio stations loudly and clearly with the help of an external antenna wire. 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!