Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!
Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!
Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!
Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!
Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!
Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!
Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!
Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!
Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!
Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!
Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!
Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!

Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!

Distributeur
RCA Victor
Prix normal
$ 249.00
Prix réduit
$ 249.00

Bluetooth Ready To Go - Burgundy Magenta 1957 RCA Victor Model 8-C-51 AM Vacuum Tube Alarm Clock Radio Sounds Great!

BLUETOOTH: This particular radio has been modified to play Bluetooth while retaining its original AM receiver electronics and functionality. This radio has not been gutted! Plays wirelessly from any playing device over 30 ft. New integrated Bluetooth circuitry available exclusively from Retro Radio Farm is completely internal inside the radio! No external plugs, cables, or receiver device! Switch from Bluetooth to AM radio and back with rocker switch installed. Pairs within seconds. No batteries to recharge! Sounds great! Absolutely no noise from Bluetooth circuitry!

DESCRIPTION: RCA Victor radio model from 1957 time frame in excellent working and physical condition.

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

CABINET CONDITION: Cabinet is original factory molded red burgundy magenta color plastic. All original factory molded colors through and through. Not repainted. No over spray. Not touched up. No chips or major scratches or missing pieces. There are hairline cracks on top center from back edge that have been repaired and reinforced from underneath. Front tuning clear cover is in excellent condition with no cracks, chips, or hazing. Clock back panel is original in excellent condition with no rust, cracks, or faded numbers.

KNOBS: Original matching magenta red burgundy volume and tuning knobs are securely attached no cracks, no broken attachment posts. 

LOGO: No missing logos. 

DIAL LIGHT: No tuning light. Not designed with one but can be added for an extra charge.

CLOCK: The clock motor is an original Sessions Company movement. The clock motor has a counterweight that is audible like the sound of a rotating motor. The alarm works. No buzzer. Wake to radio only no buzzer. The clock and alarm set function work. No sleep timer. 

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! Both Intermediate Frequency Transformers (IFTs) have been rebuilt or replaced to ensure static free performance. 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. All wiring has been thoroughly checked for possible bridging and weak solder connection. The radio has been thoroughly cleaned and inspected.

POWER CORD: The original power cord and plug are in very good condition with no cracks, or splits. No exposed wiring. Nicely aged to amber color.

BACKING BOARD: Original factory backing board is in excellent condition.

PROVENANCE: Was gently used, lovingly displayed, or stored in a dry cool environment for a long period of time. No evidence of prolonged exposure to moisture, smoking, cooking grease, pets or thick carpet.

FACTORY LABELS AND STICKERS: Original factory labels are mostly intact. Some scratched off.

DIMENSIONS: Approximately 13" x 5" x 6" (l x w x h)

WEIGHT: 3 lbs 10 oz

COLOR: reddish, burgundy magenta

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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: plastic

Period: 1950s

Country of manufacture: USA

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

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

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