SOLD! - Dec 9, 2017 - WACKY LOOKING Coral And White Retro Jetsons Vintage 1958 Philco G826-124 AM Tube Radio Looks Awesome!
WACKY LOOKING Coral And White Retro Jetsons Vintage 1958 Philco G826-124 AM Tube Radio Looks Awesome!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 13" x 3.5" x 8" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Coral pink and white. Wow!
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ADD BLUETOOTH MP3: Plays MP3 with cable or wirelessly from any MP3 playing device over 30 ft. Includes 3.5mm to mono RCA cable. Just plug in your MP3 player or connect wirelessly via Bluetooth. Works with any iPod, iPAD, iPhone, or Android. Switch from MP3 to AM radio with rocker switch installed on back panel. See details here
DESCRIPTION: Here's one you don't see very often. Unbelievable retro kitsch appeal in a hard to find color combo. Tabletop Tube AM radio manufactured by Philco in 1950's excellent working condition. Look at the wild oblique angles! Dual speaker design! Cabinet is original coral and white color. This radio is in excellent condition with no cracks, chips or major scratches which is incredible considering its sharp edges and corners. Center gold plastic applique is a non original replacement. These old Jetsons styled radios in rare colors are becoming more and more collectible. This is a particularly rare design and extremely hard to find color combo so it should fare well in the future resale market. The front grill is in excellent condition. No cracks on the top! All original factory molded color plastic. Front grill area is painted coral color. Tuning knob is original and securely attached. Volume knob is missing its center metal cap. 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. The base cable interconnect even looks supple and strong with no signs of fatigue. These radio was well cared for! 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!