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About me:  After collecting and restoring radios for 30+ years, I have more than any sane person needs and my little house can hold.  All radios listed are from my personal collection.  Please e-mail me for additional information or pictures.  Click here to read my terms and conditions.
 

 

Arvin 451T (1950)

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Arvin 451T (1950)

This 1950 Arvin was originally painted white, but has been repainted in automotive basecoat/clearcoat black. The chassis has had all wax capacitors replaced, tubes and resistors checked, new dial lamp and an alignment for peak performance. Plays well with its internal loop antenna, and an external antenna can be added to the lead in back. 11"W x 6"H x 5"D.  $150.00. (1550029)

 

Delco R1174 (1941)

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Delco R1174 (1941)

From the 1941 model year, this Delco features push button tuning. Period correct lacquer toners and a semi-gloss clear were used to refinish the cabinet. The chassis has had all of the wax capacitors replaced, tubes and resistors checked, new dial lamp and an alignment for peak performance. It receives local stations well with the internal loop antenna, and an additional antenna can be added on the terminal in back. 12"W x 8"H x 7"D.  $200.00. (1550025)

 

Emerson 706B (1954)

Emerson 706B (1954)

Smaller five-tube Bakelite Emerson from 1954 with restored chassis. The wax paper capacitors have been replaced, tubes and resistors checked as well as the alignment. Pilot lamp indicator in lower left corner. Has internal antenna and plays very well. Only 6-1/2"H x 5"W x 5-1/2"D.  $160.00. (1550023)

 

General Electric E-50 (1937)

General Electric E-50 (1937)

Smaller GE from 1937 which was restored in 2012. New capacitors in chassis, alignment, tubes and resistors checked and plays well on a 6-ft antenna. Its a two-band set, but the old police band is obsolete. The cabinet was restored with toners and a semi-gloss lacquer, and new grille cloth. There is a 1-1/2" crack in the veneer on top as seen in the photo, but the radio still displays well with interesting veneer patterns. 12"W x 9"H x 7"D.  $200.00. (1550013)

 

Grunow 470 Tombstone (1935)

Grunow 470 Tombstone (1935)

Small Grunow tombstone from 1935. The four-tube chassis has been restored with new capacitors, checked tubes and resistors, and alignment. The walnut and birch cabinet has been refinished with lacquer toner and semi-gloss clear. I believe it has the original grille cloth. Receives local stations well with long wire antenna. 14"H x 12"W x 7"D.  $225.00. (1550018)

 

Homestead R44

Homestead R44

Painted Bakelite Homestead two-band. Plays very well on both bands, AM uses the internal loop and shortwave needs a long wire antenna. The six-tube chassis was restored with new capacitors, checked tubes and resistors, and alignment. The case has a crack on the lower left side of the front which was repaired before repainted. New grille cloth. 11"W x 8"H x 6"D.  $125.00. (1550016)

 

Philco 60 Cathedral (1934)

Philco 60 Cathedral (1934)

Philco cathedral from 1934 restored in 2009. The chassis plays great with new capacitors, checked tubes and resistors and realignment. Cabinet was refinished with lacquer toners and a semi-gloss clear. New grille cloth in original pattern. The veneer on the top of the arch has developed small hairline stress cracks in the wood grain that can be seen through the finish. A high resolution picture can be emailed. Needs a long wire antenna for good reception. 16"H x 13"W x 9"D.  $250.00. (1550020)

 

Philco 60 Cathedral (1934)

Philco 60 Cathedral (1934)

Philco cathedral from 1934 with restored chassis and cabinet. Plays very well on long antenna with new capacitors, checked tubes and resistors, and alignment. Cabinet has been refinished with lacquer toners and a semi-gloss clear. New grille cloth and cloth cord. 16"H x 13"W x 9"D.  $250.00. (1550015)

 

RCA 40X54 (1939)

RCA 40X54 (1939)

Hard to find RCA treasure chest model from 1939. Cabinet has been refinished with toners and a hand rubbed semi-gloss lacquer. The rope handles, grille cloth and back plate are original but the glass dial lens is a reproduction. The five-tube chassis plays perfectly with new wax/paper capacitors, tested tubes and resistors, alignment and new power cord. I don't believe the painted Bakelite knobs are original to this model. Its a small radio, only 10"W x 6"H x 6"D.  $425.00. (1550008)

 

RCA 65X2 (1946)

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RCA 65X2 (1946)

Repainted in a Lexus three-stage pearl white, this five-tube 1946 RCA has an iridescent metallic glow that is difficult for the camera to capture. The chassis has been restored by replacing all wax capacitors, checking tubes and resistors, new dial lamp, and an alignment for peak performance. Plays very well with its internal loop antenna behind a new back cover. 12"W x 7"H x 7"D.  $175.00. (1550027)

 

RCA R71 (1932)

RCA R71 (1932)

Very impressive RCA tombstone from 1932, restored to stunning condition. The eight-tube chassis is AM band only, has all new wax/paper capacitors and a new cloth power cord. All resistors were checked and replaced if necessary, and the set was aligned for peak performance. The original speaker cone has been modified, I assume to increase flexibility for sound improvement. The cabinet was refinished with lacquer toners and a semi-gloss clear then hand rubbed, and the grille cloth was replaced with a close original pattern. This is a very heavy radio to ship.  $550.00. (1550003)

 

RCA T64 (1940)

RCA T64 (1940)

From 1940, this RCA features pushbutton tuning and a tuning eye. Restored in 2013, the chassis has all new wax and electrolytic capacitors, checked resistors and tubes, and alignment. Plays very well on all bands. Cabinet was restored with lacquer toners and a semi-gloss clear. New grille cloth. Tuning eye is about 50% brightness. There is a slight warp in the rear of the right side of cabinet. 15"H x 13"W x 9"D.  $250.00. (1550014)

 

Silvertone 6 (1952)

Silvertone 6 (1952)

Five-tube Bakelite radio from the 1952 Sears catalog. Originally white but repainted diamond white pearl with automotive three-stage paint giving it a pearlescent appearance. The color is 2002 Cadillac 800J. It's difficult for the camera to pick up the depth of the paint. The chassis has been restored with all new capacitors, dial lamp and power cord. Resistors, tubes and the alignment were checked. Plays great with internal loop antenna.  $220.00. (1550021)

 

Sonora RBU-175 (1946)

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Sonora RBU-175 (1946)

This 1946 model five-tube Sonora was originally white but has been repainted in Saturn homecoming green using automotive basecoat/clearcoat paint. Its a great player after all wax capacitors were changed, tubes and resistors were checked and the dial lamp was replaced. Alignment was checked for peak performance. Local stations are received well with an internal loop antenna. 10"W x 7"H x 7"D.  $175.00. (1550030)

 

Stewart Warner 03-5C1 (1939)

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Stewart Warner 03-5C1 (1939)

From 1939, this completely restored Stewart Warner plays like new. Period correct lacquer toners and a semi-gloss clear were used to refinish the cabinet, and the dial lens has been replaced. All wax capacitors have been replaced, tubes and resistors checked, new dial lamp and power cord, and alignment for peak performance. This is a two-band receiver but the police/aircraft band is obsolete. A switch in back also controls the audio tone. Needs a long wire antenna for reception. 14"W x 9"H x 7"D.  $225.00. (1550028)

 

Trav-Ler 5061 (1950)

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Trav-Ler 5061 (1950)

This five-tube Trav-Ler from 1950 still retains its original ivory paint. The chassis has been restored with new capacitors and dial lamp, tubes were checked and any out of tolerance resistors were replaced. Alignment was checked for peak performance and the power cord was replaced. Plays very well and receives local stations with an internal loop antenna. A lead in back is for an additional long wire antenna. 11"W x 7"H x 7"D.  $175.00. (1550026)
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