Wood Beauty 1940 Westinghouse WR-179 AM Tube Retro Radio Very Sweet Sounding!
DESCRIPTION: Beautiful glossy Westinghouse vintage radio with great reception. All stations up and down the dial come in loud and clear. No cracks, chips or major scratches. Not veneered, solid bowed wood construction. Excellent working and physical condition. Cabinet is factory original wood finish. Knobs are original and securely attached. This radio is almost 65 years old! Dial light lights brightly. No missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on dial lettering. The tuning dial is in great condition and securely attached solid no slipping. Tuning window clear plastic cover is original no cracks no warping slight yellowing. Station preset push buttons work. The replacement power cable is brand new with polarized plug for safety. 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 values 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. There is no backing board. 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.
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DIMENSIONS: Approximately 12" x 6.5" x 7" (l x w x h)
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Cabinet construction: wood
Country of manufacture: USA
Electronics: Mounted circuit board or chassis. Vacuum tube circuit.
Vacuum tubes: tested and working. Amplifier, converter, detector, pre-amplifier, rectifier