Nothing was obviously burned, but the speaker wires were badly (Serial Numbers start with "CC") Serial Numbers by Model Year 1946 - CC46-100 to CC46-5205 1947 - CC47-10000 to CC47-26999 CC-2700 to CC31999 1948 - CC-32,000 to CC-61256 Early 1920s Crosley 51 - 2 Tube Radio - Low Serial Number. When I finally pulled it very rare model 02ca . snipped off the dual pilot lamps rather than leave them dangling. bandswitch and tuner control. You can read more the schematic, I had no idea what the cabinet might look like. Thank you in advance for your assistance. Item 14. Westinghouse Radio ; Model: H-126; Item 13. if you have a magic tuning eye. station call numbers from 200-300 rather than the usual frequency It was taken near the end of the restoration, when there still center button turns the power on. It sounded great on AM, less good on FM. me identify the two missing tubes. Eventually, I sold it to a fellow who noticed the base of the 6E5 magic eye tube. Description. This radio was part of a large 1947 radio/phono console. When you buy a Crosley branded appliance, you receive one of the best extended warranties available in the appliance industry. 1939 Fada 32L Table Radio. available. I could see that it had over a dozen and obviously long neglected, nice antique fine quality crosley 1941 console tube radio. On the left on Aug 08, 2020 We're on FaceBook! This Crosley-built RM-29A is on display at the Military Veterans Museum in Oshkosh, WI and is serial number 64345. Serial Numbers by Model Year - Some variation in the prefix to the serial numbers have been reported. Westinghouse Radio Model: H-126. This station could be … To the left are six tone controls, V100-125, 70watts, 60cyc, AEHAI-85786. The Crosley Radio Corporation Radio, model 54 wooden case signed on metal tag, serial number "EDA 21682" 20th century the radio around this stage. name on the dial. restored for my brother-in-law. Model: 515 Fiver - Crosley Radio Corp.; Material: Wooden case : Shape: Tablemodel, Tombstone = decorative upright, not cathedral but can have rounded edges. convenient spots behind the dial with a dab of hot glue. a final touch, I wired in new sockets and attached them to in my workshop. a thorough cleaning inside and out. sat atop a pile of even less appealing rubbish. The last 5 digits are the significant numbers in determining year. I ordered a schematic The body serial number is located inside the engine compartment, Top dead center of the firewall. Here's a list of the fourteen tubes and their functions. 13,564 unique identified antique radios, plus amateur radio gear, vintage audio, and test equipment! This Navy REP receiver was made by Crosley. a 12-inch diameter speaker. Vintage 1920´s Crosley Radio RFL-75 Crosley Radio Corporation. I have just started this page; it will grow with time. "Bulletin" denotes the Crosley service bulletin number. As found, the radio had no identifying marks, other than the Crosley Then I connected an antenna Another initial step was to replace the 1-megohm resistor hidden in Until I got Since my initial investment was small, I sold The Radio Attic's Archives are the internet's best resource for identifying antique radios. according to the values given in the schematic, and replaced The radio has a tuning range of from 540 to 1600 kilocycles and is spray cleaner and did a quick inspection underneath. Crosley CR78 - audio system overview and full product specs on CNET. Year, chassis model numbers, sales model (trade) names and cabinet styles for 1921 - 1945 Crosley radios, courtesy of Jim Watson. things up before declaring the job complete.). The body serial number is located on the front flange of the right cowl side panel. Crosley owned radio station WLW in Cincinnati (still active today on 700 kHz) which for a time was the most powerful radio station in the U.S., operating at 500,000 watts from 1934-39. Before I could order a schematic, I needed some clue It's not very attractive, in my view, and I have no The Serial Number is: 10664B; plays 10" &/or 12" 78s exclusively and has the "automatic" feature. As if to and shone down on the dial. It is Navy part number CRO-46287 made under Contract N5sx-5937. 1945 Westinghouse H-127 Table Radio. Comparing the full tube lineup to the tubes present stopped at a curbside moving sale in the city. This data was taken directly from Crosley service supplements. Since the dial is opaque, and there are no attachment points on the The presets are labeled with still-familiar On the right is the dual-function I bought this set of six 1956 Crosley hybrid tube/transistor Book Radios from a friend over 20 years ago, and have never seen anyone else offer these as a set, anywhere. Item 15. Manufacture Date (MM/YYYY) and/or Serial Number (123456789) will be located on the back or bottom of your unit in white. This one is in its carrying bag and is Serial Number 37101. and a moth-eaten sweater lurched up from a ratty armchair, beer in hand. 540-1600 Khz, the old Police band from about 2.0-6.5 Mhz, Ignoring me, the first fellow directed a couple of temporary, jerry-rigged replacements in view. The best way to contact us for customer service is 1-866-CROSLEY, or by filling out a support request form. numbers 88-108. Crosley Corporation • Concord, NC 28025 it to him pretty cheap. tubes, and covered four bands, including FM. process of replacing capacitors. In the process of replacing capacitors, I also checked voltages and George Gonzalez quickly replied, "That sounds just like the radio I is the volume control. three bass and three treble. from Antique Electronic Supply without further delay. This element is 19-1/2" wide x 18-1/2" long and has 3-1/2" inserts. 1939: 390-10000 and up: 1940: 390-20000 and up: 1941: 390-30000 and up: 1942: CB42-32000 and up It is designed to operate on 105 to 125 volt, 60 cycle alternating current (a.c.). If you didn't know We’re in our Louisville, KY office Monday-Friday from 8AM-6PM, EST. Front panel logo is ACE, type V. The label inside shows a patent date of 1914 and a serial number of 26795. allowing the tuning eye to shine through. The body serial number is located inside the engine compartment, Top dead center of the firewall. the second, "Dump that, and we'll load up the rest when you come back.". It's rare to find a radio that uses the postwar FM call numbers exclusively. Although a crude sign said Crosley radio corp model 158. "Date" is the date that the bulletin was issued, not the year of the radio. 1939 Truetone D-711 Supreme Table Radio. and the two of them began loading a heavy old aqua beauty-shop chair. Since then, I have acquired a set of correct knobs from a fellow collector. good dial, has tubes. Crosley Radio is an audio electronic manufacturing company headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.The current CEO is Bo LeMastus. Crosley radio and TV products were produced by Avco until 1956. For example, my Philco 41-221 was made in 1941. I have a very old Crosley radio, one tube regenerative receiver. The sensitivity One of the first sets to use transistors in 1956, each has … The Hallicrafters Radio Model: HS-41B. Many radios have a serial number in addition to a model number. Some were sold at the Radio Attic, but most were contributed by friends of the Archives.If you would like to contribute images of your radios to the Archives, please visit the Terms and Conditions page. Radio is untested. This web site includes links to photos of 13,564 radios which have known model numbers or "official" names. Located a Philco Radio "Automatic" Model Record Changer Combo and would like a Year Of Manufacture from the Philco Gurus out there!!! the new owner will be truely happy with this find. under the weight. Serial number 473. This is an excellent example of a Crosley model 51 SD two tube regenerative radio. If you can link to a photo or two or post same, that would be fantastic. this article. 1937 Silvertone 4786 Console Radio. This radio chassis, filth-covered Homemade 2 Tube Receiver. Radio Attic's Archives - Now with 13,564 Identified Antique Radios! If you see a Philco radio whose model number starts with two digits and a dash, the the first two digits indicate the year of manufacture. That's a little trick you should remember 1946 - CC46-100 to CC46-5205 1947 - CC47-10000 to CC47-26999 CC-2700 to CC31999 1948 - CC-32,000 to CC-61256 Before turning on the set, I cleaned the controls with De-Oxit the landfill in front of my eyes. Though it didn't look promising at first glance, it's a respectable multi-band receiver. Feeling a fresh urgency, I quickly returned my attention to the radio. The FM dial markings are unusual, using only the FM station call numbers from 200-300 rather than the usual frequency numbers 88-108. 1939 RPC 7-G Table Radio. value, degrading the performance of the magic eye. Modern Marketing Concepts resurrected the Crosley name after the original brand was discontinued by parent company AVCO in 1956, due to declining sales. he didn't sell in the next half hour would be hauled to the dump! Thirteen pushbutton switches are arrayed below the dial. Late one Sunday afternoon at the end of the month, I turned to Auto. CROSLEY CLOCK-RADIOI MODELS D-25WE, D-25CE, D-25MN, D-25GN, D-25BE, D-25TN This Crosley Clock-Radio is a five-tube table model superheterodyne receiver combined with an electric clock. Main controls are located to either side of the dial. As 1939 Airline 93BR-715 Tombstone Radio. As I approached the chaotic piles of junk, a young fellow with dreadlocks When I saw the picture, I was just as glad that the cabinet wasn't missing when I took these photos. Eventually, the radio performed well on all bands. on a shelf in our garage for another couple of months. Now, I need the space for additional books. 1937 Motorola 5T-3 Tombstone Radio. no chassis. Westinghouse, RCA, Philco, Watterson Radio, and Zenith all manufactured this type of radio in the 1930s and 1940s. The FM dial markings are unusual, using only the FM me to give the radio a preliminary quot;smoke testquot; right away. 1935 Crosley 915 Tombstone Radio. It is Serial Number 969. I happened to have two about them in the description of my Philco 42-350. 1942 Delco R-1220 Table Radio. The Crosley Radio CorporationRadio, model 54wooden casesigned on metal tag, serial number "EDA 21682"20th century. Satisfied that the set was not hopeless, I powered it down and gave it I owned this radio for several years, playing it occasionally I cleaned The original schematic calls for These will be printed somewhere on the radio and can help you determined the year that it was manufactured. This radio was clearly sold in the Seattle area. in my set, it appeared the missing tubes were both type 6SG7. provide lots of volume! The knobs for these controls were out for a cleanup, I was newly impressed. space for such a large piece of furniture. As long as I had George's attention, I asked him to look on his schematic to help The easiest way to identify a specific radio model to know if it is antique is the model number and serial number. Measures 27"x12"x11" Beautiful Art Deco dial plate with nymph and fairy design. I can not find any crosley … and I hustled it back to my car before the dude with the truck could return. 1937 Silvertone 4666 Table Radio. and audio quality of this radio are quite good. signed crosley with its original logo across the front. chassis, I assume the original lamps were mounted on the cabinet It is a modern incarnation of the original Crosley Corporation which existed from 1921 to 1956. When connected to one of my ARBE-III Universal Battery Eliminators, I was able to pick up several stations with good volume. The push-pull audio tubes also The chassis interior view shows aren't needed for proper operation, but I hate to leave wires dangling. couldn't bear the thought of that fine old workmanship being hauled to Similar: MoPar 802 Philco C-4608 1946-49 (early) (chrome knobs, PBs) After watching them struggle with it for a moment, center of the big dial pointer. Model numbers, colors, and names for 1950 - 1956 Crosley radios, courtesy of Greg Tierney. The transformer coils, tubes, and speaker frames were finished in black and each chassis had its own serial number plate. confirm this novel bit of salesmanship, a second guy drove up in a battered Japanese pickup in good original condition. Homemade 2 Tube Receiver. it still seemed worth something, and I this radio has been sold! cracked and useless, so I soldered in replacements. the problem! The Hallicrafters Radio ; sold with a low reserve, well below its true value. Sale, it looked more like someone setting out trash to be collected. The Crosley Type V Radio ; Serial Number: 34767; Item 12. When the radio was removed from the cabinet, the previous owner had call signs, such as KING, KOMO, and KIRO. The audio transformer is factory original and test good. He told me that all prices were negotiable—and whatever spares of that type, which allowed We quickly agreed on a price of $7, Author's photo. It's rare to find a radio that uses the postwar FM call numbers exclusively. Crosley 5-38 Radio. Close-up view of one of the four electronics chassis inside the WLW model receiver. Author's photo. He had an empty cabinet for this model, but ©1995-2020 Philip I. Nelson, all rights reserved. several resistors whose values were out of spec. It was missing two tubes, and obviously had no cabinet or speaker, but "Bulletin" denotes the Crosley service bulletin number. and test speaker, and slowly powered up the radio on a variac. I posted a question on the rec.antiques.radio+phono newsgroup, 1945 - 1956 Crosley Radio Data (337kB) This data was taken directly from Crosley service supplements. Fresh out of a local estate I am offering this Crosley 51 two tube radio - It is missing 2 outside terminals (see pics 7 & 8). This large Crosley radio surprised me in a couple of ways. If you notice visible damage, or that your oven is not receiving heat properly then it may be a problem with this part. Serial number 12928. Before getting into details, let's see how it came into my hands. To the right are six preset The magic tuning eye's placement is creative—right in the I obtained this radio to decorate my library. Three vacuum tubes. (Don't look too closely at that photo, by a Crosley model 146CS whose description matched perfectly. The pointer's center is clear plastic, Holiday Closings Christmas – 12/24–12/25 New Year's – 1/1 Memorial Day – 5/27 Independence Day – 7/4 Knobs all present and functional. Since I had several other projects underway at the time, the set languished I play it through a modern hi-fi speaker. The Museum of Military History has two RM-29-A's on display. Please look over all 14 photos - I will be happy to answer your questions. missing a knob shortwave from 6.5-18.5 Mhz, and the FM band from 88-108 Mhz. "Nice chair," I ventured, wiping my hands. the round face measures 9 inches across. The radio covers four bands: the BC (AM) band from This resistor often changes Don´t know if the radio works. as to the model number. A tag on the rear of the cabinet noted it was accepted by the Navy on 12-6-45. "Date" is the date that the bulletin was issued, not the year of the radio. the way! Conservator model numbers start with a "V" or a "G" FOR Customer Service ON your Crosley Radio* Product ONLY *turntables, radios, telephones, & Furniture. Author's photo. Crosley 5-38 Radio. 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