Tube Radio with matching Speaker! On the top right of the page your homepage will show any new vintage radio listings I offer. Also, please look at the VIDEO DEMO below to see this beautiful radio in action! This tube radio design screams early 1960s and has wonderful Mid Century Modern appeal. It sounds nothing short of phenomenal powered by 12 tubes.
This is not the more common 11 tube version. It has a working Phono-input that can be used with your MP3 Player, smartphone, or iPod. I tested it and it works flawlessly. The MJ1035 was marketed as Zeniths most high end flagship table radio in the early to middle 1960s.
It has a total of 4 loudspeakers! You have to hear it to believe it! Is almost never found electronically restored and in such nice condition cosmetically like this particular example. The remote speaker is also rarely included and when it is its usually in poor condition or not even functioning.
It's in near mint condition and functions flawlessly. And with the electronic serviced! Rarely are these models found with the cabinet in this good condition and almost never are they found electronically serviced! The wood on the cabinet is in very nice shape only very minor wear. Even the silver plastic trim that surrounds the top and bottom of the radio front is nearly flawless these are usually prone to chips.NOW for your listening pleasure. As you can hear, this radio sounds amazing! This radio has been electronically serviced by an expert radio restorer. Tubes were checked and were strong, One foot was missing so a new one was added (part plastic and part felt pad to get the desired height), the extension speaker was replaced with a newer vintage zenith speaker, the volume controls were cleaned and lubricated. From 1963 that was used to market the MJ1035. Its ready for framing and a nice accompaniment to your radio. For the MJ1035 which includes service manual information, schematics, alignment instructions, and diagrams for this model. Zenith Collectors that have considered this model in the past but have not found a worthy enough example now is your chance! For those unfamiliar with the MJ1035-1 Stereo Symphonaire the sound is phenomenal. It uses a 7.5 Woofer and 5 Tweeter in BOTH the main radio cabinet AND the remote speaker cabinet all 4 speakers were tested and work. As a result this radio really represented the pinnacle of achievement of Zeniths High Fidelity sound efforts.
The sound is more Mellow than the Zenith 845s. The MJ1035 was later replaced by a lessor version (the MJ1035-1) which only had 11 tubes and the tube line up was slightly different. This model is considered the "Royalty of Radio". Every Zenith enthusiast should own one in their collection of high-performance tube radios!
Zenith and Antique Radio Collectors Dont let this rare opportunity slip by! Made in the USA by. Zenith Radio Corp; Chicago, Illinois.The MJ1035 is a very solid, long lasting radio with amazing sound. Perfect for collectors or as a functional display piece to show off in your office or home & will go with any décor!
It would also make a unique gift. You will enjoy listening to it for years to come! When the FM band is active the top of the dial is used to distinguish and tune stations. Lights up its really a unique feature.
The radio is turned on by pulling out the last knob toward you. The volume and tone knobs are part of the same control - it's a little awkward, but as sometimes moving one will move the other - so it's best to hold the outer control knob while turning the other - and vice versa. This radio has AFC (automatic frequency control) to keep FM signals steady. The remote speaker has a wire that is 15 feet long making true stereo sound possible! 12 Tubes: 6JK8 6BA6 6BA6 6BA6 6BE6 6AU6A 6BC7 6BN8 6EA8 12AX7A 6AS5 6AS5.
Principle: Super-Heterodyne (Super in general). Wave bands: Broadcast (BC) and FM. Power type and voltage: Alternating Current supply (AC) / 117 Volt. Whenever you turn the dial you get a station!
Using just the single wire connection that uses the power cord as an antenna. The exterior has been polished gently with a natural wood oil polish and maintains an.
The radio cosmetically looks very good. There are a few imperfections and blemishes primarily on the top and sides, but nothing that detracts from the overall look. There are a couple small nicks on the lower right side that have been covered up hard to see in normal light.
There are no cracks and the case is solid and structurally sound. For a 52 year old radio, you may find a blemish here or there that I missed, but I have not noticed anything significant - this Zenith is in great shape. The Power cord and plug are also original and in good pliable condition. The original back is sturdy and in good condition with all of its original screws in place.
All feet on both the remote speaker and the main cabinet are on the bottom and intact, as is the original Zenith label. The dial is clean and clear and all lights function properly, Even the silver plastic trim that surrounds the top and bottom of the radio front are flawless these are usually prone to chips. 1963 Zenith Stereo Symphonaire Radio Ad. Introducing the worlds finest performing STEREO FM TABLE RADIO. Dollars in 1963, in todays dollars that is equivalent to.
No small sum radio enthusiasts were willing to pay for the performance of the. This could explain their relative scarcity. It amazing to think that this very radio likely broadcast such 1963 historical events as the horrific. Escalation of tensions with Vietnam. Alfred Hitchcock movie "The Birds" was released.
And in music history it was. After the Beatles released I Want To Hold Your Hand! The main unit is 17.75 x 10.5 x 10.5 inch. The side speaker is 11.5. I use plenty of Bubble Wrap, extra padding and double box or use extra box support material.It will be marked Fragile & This side up on the box to make sure it is handled carefully. The radio is fully insured.
A small sampling of my feedback. Best packaging ever for a vintage radio - I really appreciate it. Fantastic radio as advertised, careful and thoughtful packaging. If there are any problems, please contact me and we can review options.
DETROIT WAS A BOOMTOWN DURING THE HEIGHT OF THE RADIOS POPULARITY (1930s 1950s) SO THIS LOCATION IS HOME TO MANY RARE AND HARD TO FIND VINTAGE RADIOS - PLEASE STAY TUNED AND THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST! The item "MINT RESTORED Antique Zenith Vintage MJ1035 Wood MCM Tube Radio Works Perfect" is in sale since Thursday, December 10, 2015.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Radio, Phonograph, TV, Phone\Radios\Tube Radios\1960-Now". The seller is "radioseek" and is located in Rochester, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States, to Canada, to United Kingdom, to Japan.