Please take a quick look at our. Video of this amazing condition, zenith 5r216 table radio and then read. Known as zenith's "cube" radio for its square shape. Cabinet is in amazing condition considering its age and it works as good as it.The radio's electronics have been serviced and stations come in up and. Down the dial loud and clear. It is powered by 5 tubes and has a very capable 5. It sounds perfect pulling in stations both local and distant. With just a simple wire antenna we had on hand and hooked on to the short wire.
Zenith marketed this radio as their entry level. Cube radio and it is well regarded by collectors for its simple and elegant. Design - with attention to detail found in more expensive models such as a. Walnut cabinet, carved wooden 'feet', side mounted speaker with grill slits. Etched directly into the wood, zeniths famous lightning bolt pointer, black.
Dial, wood "z" knobs, and even the zenith durable copper chassis! Before looking at the video. To stay on top of all of our new vintage radio. This item is offered with. Now for your viewing and.
Look and listen to this radio in action!! Then scroll down below the finish reading all the details that makes this radio so exceptional! As you can hear from.The video, this radio sounds amazing and the wood finish still looks great. Hum, volume control is smooth with. Or pop noises - just the normal static in between stations. Scale are original and in very nice, clear condition. Moves in sync with the tuning knob as designed. Zenith really hit the mark with this model and it.
Became very popular during the depression - priced to sell at $19.95 - a. Little below the average cost of one month's rent in 1938. Zenith was also at the forefront of providing unique. Designs throughout the 1930's and 1940's and delivered programming to the.
Masses at relatively affordable pricing. As zenith later said in their. Ads the quality went in before the name went on!
Of this zenith is a testament to that legacy. This radio was made in. The usa by zenith radio corp.
And found to be strong, the volume and tuning controls were cleaned and. Lubricated, the chassis was lightly cleaned and an alignment was performed. This radio is ready for use for years to come! There is only very minor wear on. The case, blemishes and imperfections on the front, top, sides, bottom and back.
Particularly there are some wood imperfections on the bottom and top - but. The veneer is tight and the case is solid - imperfections are visible in the. There is nothing that detracts from the overall look of the radio. Please look at the photos closely - the detail in the cabinet wood grain is. The copper chassis is clean and the working dial light lights up the.Black dial and "z" pointer in a dark room as it should. Radio is one of those rare opportunities collectors should take advantage of -.
A real functioning piece of art and history! Dimension:12" in length x 9.4" high x 9 in depth. We pack very securely - no worries and. Or the same as parcel select. A solution that is satisfactory.
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The item "SERVICED Antique Vintage ZENITH CUBE 5R216 wood Deco Tube Radio Works Perfect" is in sale since Sunday, May 03, 2015. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Radio, Phonograph, TV, Phone\Radios\Tube Radios\1930-49". The seller is "agnes_radios" and is located in Rochester, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States and to Canada and to United Kingdom and to Japan.