Bluetooth Ready To Go - Pink Clay Tan and White 1959 Philco Model J773-124 AM Vacuum Tube Radio Sounds and Looks Great!
DESCRIPTION: Rare and beautiful original clay tan and white Philco clock radio. Tabletop tube AM clock radio alarm manufactured by Philco in late 50's in excellent+ working and physical condition. Picks up AM stations clearly and loudly up and down the dial without need of external antenna attachment. This radio is in excellent working condition. Beautifully curvaceous dashboard design. No cracks or major scratches anywhere on the cabinet which is hard to find given the sharp corners of this design. No repairs or repaints performed or needed. Cabinet is factory molded in tan and white color. Excellent original condition cabinet with no splits, or seams, abrasions, or missing pieces. Knobs are original and securely attached. Tuning knob is warped like off center flying saucer but in one piece. Bottom factory label is intact and legible. Philco front logo is in perfect condition. This radio is over 55 years old! No dial light. Not originally designed with one but one can be added for an extra charge The tuning dial works fine. Clock works and keeps accurate time. Clock motor is silent no humming no buzzing no ticking noises. Alarm works. Clock and alarm set time knurled thumbscrew in back works. Sleep timer and snooze button works. Alarm buzzer works. 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. The original 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.
COLOR: Tan and white
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DIMENSIONS: Approximately 14.5" x 6" x 7" (l x w x h)
BLUETOOTH MP3: This particular radio has been modified to play Bluetooth MP3. Plays MP3 with cable or wirelessly from any MP3 playing device over 30 ft. Includes 3.5mm to mono RCA cable. Just plug in your MP3 player or connect wirelessly via Bluetooth. Works with any iPod, iPAD, iPhone, or Android. Switch from MP3 to AM radio with rocker switch installed on back panel. Sounds great! Bluetooth receiver is attached with Velcro tape and can be easily relocated to front, back or either side.
ADD SMART SPEAKER: See info here
ADD DIAL LIGHT: See info here
Cabinet construction: plastic
Country of manufacture: USA
Electronics: Mounted circuit board or chassis. Vacuum tube circuit.
Vacuum tubes: tested and working. Amplifier, converter, detector, pre-amplifier, rectifier