Zenith Deco Radio "racetrack" Bakelite M-511-h C1951 Original Working Condition
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Zenith Deco Radio "racetrack" Bakelite M-511-h C1951 Original Working Condition:
Welcome to today is thisStunning conditionZenith "Retro"model511-h original bakelite tube radiofrom 1951.This radio "screams" mid century "retro" moderne style!! Exhibiting a luster to theoriginal finish using no sealers,coatings ,or lacquer! Known as the "Recetrack"Model The cabinet has been hand cleaned in preparation for polishing to bring out the gorgeous factory sheen as seen in the photos.A few very light scratches here and there from age related use hardly noticed.No dings,or deep scratching on the cabinet.The only non original component is the grill facade needed a repaint because the emblem was rusted and needed a restoration,shown in the photo of the brass coated grill,very minor issue.The"Z" emblem is illuminated when turned on!"Very Cool"! The factory label isall intact.The tunning dial lettering is excellent.Very smooth tuning,often these arefound scratched or etching missing!The knobs are original as well with brass inserts behind them.This is an All american5tube line up.This set has a very clean chassis and is all metal,unlike most sets of this age were very cheap flimsy perf board printed circuit boards!!All mechanical components are checked and areoriginal! Remaining electrical components were replaced with all moderncaps and one I.F. transformer.The power cord is original and is safe for use.Repaced the dial cord,and dial bulb.Of course all tubes checked and tested on a heath tester for emissions and shorts.The audio isoutstanding and very selective and plays with no hum or static noted!The rear cover has all of its original push-pins and fits solid.Thisradiofeatures a gorgeous front"retro" age design! The AM works excellent,no external antenna needed. Theset works on its internal loop system ..Will carefully pack for safe delivery to you and as always we insure all of our radios for shipping.A 30 day warranty will come with this set in writing!The overall dimensions are as follows >>13"in length,7" tall, and7" deep!Thanks for the align="center">Please note for International buyers >>>>>> The shipping calculator for international shipments is usually inaccurate. I will invoice you the actual shipping cost plus a $1.00 packing materials fee. Our policy is to use the winning offer amount for customs declarations. U.S. regulations prohibit the practice of declaring purchased items as a gift or understating the purchase cost. The buyer is responsible for any customs fees, import duties, taxes or other fees related to the international shipment.Thanks for tuning in!