Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!
Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!
Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!
Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!
Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!
Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!
Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!
Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!
Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!
Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!
Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!
Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!

Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!

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Arvin
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Mist Blue 1959 Arvin Model 12R25 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Little Dynamo!

DESCRIPTION: Tabletop tube AM radio manufactured by Arvin in 1959 in excellent physical and excellent working condition.

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

CABINET CONDITION: Cabinet is factory original molded light blue color plastic. Not repainted no touch up no over spray. No cracks, chips, or major scratches. All original everything!

KNOBS: Factory original matching white plastic knobs securely attached.

LOGO:  No missing logos.

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

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 brand new replacement power cord and safety polarized plug are in excellent working condition with no cracks, or splits. No exposed wiring. 

BACKING BOARD: Backing board is crisp and in good condition, with covered square hole. 

FACTORY LABELS AND STICKERS: Bottom label is about 50% missing.

CLOCK:  No clock.

DIMENSIONS: Approximately 9" x 5" x 4.25" (l x w x h)

WEIGHT:  2 lbs. 11 oz.

COLOR: light blue

YOUTUBE VIDEO here

ADD BLUETOOTH MP3: Not offered for this radio. Low quality audio with Bluetooth upgrade.

ADD SMART SPEAKER: Not offered for this radio. Low quality audio with phono upgrade.

ADD DIAL LIGHT: See info here

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