SOLD! - Oct 1, 2015 - VERY BRADY BROWN Retro Jetsons 1962 Motorola 5C16NW Tube AM Clock Radio Works!
VERY BRADY BROWN Retro Jetsons 1962 Motorola 5C16NW Tube AM Clock Radio Works!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 14" x 5" x 6" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Tan (light coffee) and ivory (yellowish off white)
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DESCRIPTION: Greg Brady called and wants his clock radio back! Very mid-century looking color combo. Cabinet is in excellent condition with no splits, chips, or missing material. Original factory molded color. No repaints. No repairs. None needed. This radio is over 50 years old! Missing labels Motorola label on top edge. The knobs are in good condition. The pot metal clock surround is in very good to excellent condition.. The top bush buttons work. Amazing. The clear dial face has no cracks. Please see the photo close-up. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on clock dial lettering. The tuning dial works fine and smooth no slipping. The tuning dial plastic is slightly yellowed. All paper and wax capacitors have been replaced with modern equivalents so this radio has another 50+ years or more of playing time! The clock works and keep accurate time for a mechanical analog design. The clock is reasonably quiet. The alarm works. The buzzer works. The clock and alarm set function work. The calendar function works. There is a appliance timer function in back. 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 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. The cord is stiff from age but pliable. 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! This thing belongs in a museum!