Artisan Crafted Wood 1946 Westinghouse Model H-130 Vacuum Tube AM Radio Nice Color! Awesome Performer! (Copy)

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$ 499.00
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Artisan Crafted Wood 1946 Westinghouse Model H-130 Vacuum Tube AM Radio Nice Color! Awesome Performer!

DESCRIPTION: Tabletop vacuum tube AM radio manufactured by Westinghouse in 1946 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: Cabinet is original factory wood cabinet in original cherry wood color. No cracks, veneer chips, or major scratches. Wood clear coat is thinning up top. No other peeling veneer or veneer chip repairs. Not repainted, no over spray, no touch up. Original grill fabric is in excellent condition. No major stains or rips. Factory clear plastic cover is in excellent condition with no cracks or flaking numbers. Very attractive pattern edge trim is in excellent conditon.

KNOBS: All four plastic knobs are in excellent condition, matching and securely attached. 

LOGO:  no missing logos

DIAL LIGHT: Green power light on top illunminates when radio is turned on. Nice!

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! 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. All wiring has been thoroughly checked for possible bridging and weak solder connection. The radio has been thoroughly cleaned and inspected.

POWER CORD: The replacement power cord and plug are in excellent condition with no cracks, or splits. No exposed wiring.

BACKING BOARD: Original backing board is not missing in very good condition and securely attached.

FACTORY LABELS AND STICKERS: No missing factory labels.

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. Was acquired recently from a long time avid collector from Seattle.

DIMENSIONS: Approximately 14.5" x 6" x 9" (l x w x h)

WEIGHT: 7 lbs 14 oz 

COLOR: red cherry color wood


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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: wood

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.

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