Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!
Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!
Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!
Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!
Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!
Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!
Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!
Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!
Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!
Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!
Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!
Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!

Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!

Vendor
Bendix Aviation
Regular price
$ 899.00
Sale price
$ 899.00

Marble Green Swirl Catalin 1946 Bendix Model 526MC AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds Great! Excellent Plus Condition!

DESCRIPTION: The only catalin model manufactured by Bendix Aviation at the end of WW2. Tabletop tube AM radio manufactured by Bendix in 1949 time frame in excellent+ working and physical condition. 

SOUND QUALITY: Picks up AM stations clearly and loudly up and down the dial without need of external antenna attachment. 

CABINET CONDITION: Original molded Catalin is in excellent plus condition no cracks no chips no major scratches. Original factory molded green swirly colors with black front grill. Not repainted. Not touched up. No over spray. Nomne needed. Tuning lens is in excellent condition with no cracks no flaking letters or numbers. Sometimes these tuning lens are found cracked.

KNOBS: The factory original matching Catalin knobs are in excellent condition and are not painted. They are molded in matching green swirly Catali. The volume on/off and tuning knobs are securely attached. The tuning dial is is excellent condition with no cracks no warping, no missing ink, smudges, or rub-off on dial lettering. The tuning dial works fine no slipping no sticky spots.

DIAL LIGHT: Dial light works and lights up brightly. 

CLOCK: no clock

INTERNAL ELECTRONICS: All paper and wax capacitors have been replaced with modern equivalents so this radio has another 50+ years or more of playing time! This radio is a good player. Tunes in loudly to stations with no humming or buzzing. 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 power cord and plug are in excellent 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.

BACKING BOARD: Original backing board is in excellent condition with all 4 original matching push pins.

LABELS: Original factory label on the bottom is intact s;lightly yellowed and watewr stained

DIMENSIONS: Approximately 11" x 7" x 7" (l x w x h)

WEIGHT: 7 lbs 

COLOR: Green marble swirl

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Product: antique radio, vintage radio, retro radio, vacuum tube radio, AM radio, art deco, mid-century product.

Category: radio 

Cabinet construction: Catalin

Period: 1940s

Country of manufacture: USA

Electronics: Mounted circuit board or chassis. Vacuum tube circuit.

Vacuum tubes: tested and working. Amplifier, converter, detector, pre-amplifier, rectifier