VERSAILLES Ivory and Gold 1959 Philco Model F760-124 Tube AM Clock Radio Bells and Whistles!
DESCRIPTION: Top of the line Philco clock radio back in its day like a Cadillac Eldorado. The top hood has a crack in back. The front clock surround is cracked in a few places but has been repaired. No other cracks, chips, or major scratches. Tabletop tube AM clock radio alarm manufactured by Philco in 1959 in excellent working condition. Picks up AM stations clearly and loudly up and down the dial without need of external antenna attachment. Works and sounds like a champ! Has dual speakers. Volume balance can be adjusted right or left. Way cool man. All original factory molded colors. No repaint. No over-spray. No touch up. The gold trim factory paint is chipped in a few places. This radio is over 60 years old! The knobs are in excellent condition. No missing center metal caps! The clear dial face is clear and no stress cracks. Please see the photo close-up. The clock bezel is clear and transparent not yellowing. The clock works perfectly and keeps accurate time. The clock motor is silent. No humming, buzzing, or grinding noises. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on clock dial lettering. The tuning dial works 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! The alarm works. The buzzer works. The clock and alarm set function work. The tubes are working fine. Dial light lights brightly. The original factory label on bottom is wrinkled but not ripped or flaking. 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.
COLOR: Ivory and gold trim
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DIMENSIONS: Approximately 15" x 6" x 7.5" (l x w x h)
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Product: antique radio, vintage radio, retro radio, vacuum tube radio, AM radio, art deco, mid-century product.
Cabinet construction: plastic
Period: 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s
Country of manufacture: USA
Electronics: Mounted circuit board or chassis. Vacuum tube circuit.
Vacuum tubes: tested and working. Amplifier, converter, detector, pre-amplifier, rectifier