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AC Delco Radios 1937 - R-1131

AC Delco Radios 1937 - R-1131

Regular price $1,800.00 USD
Regular price $2,399.99 USD Sale price $1,800.00 USD
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Immerse Yourself in the Timeless Elegance of the AC Delco Radios R-1131 from 1937

Step into the Past with Unmatched Sophistication

Experience the allure of a bygone era with the AC Delco Radios R-1131 from 1937. This exceptional piece of craftsmanship is a true treasure, showcasing the pinnacle of radio technology from its time. Immerse yourself in the captivating design and superior performance that define this top-of-the-shelf, high-end radio.

A Symphony of Vintage Features

Unparalleled Design and Uncompromising Sound

Prepare to be enchanted by the remarkable features of the AC Delco Radios R-1131. The car dial style, reminiscent of a time when automobiles were a symbol of luxury, evokes a sense of nostalgia. The green tuning eye adds a touch of elegance, casting a mesmerizing glow as you explore the airwaves.

This radio is a true master of versatility, offering both standard broadcast (AM) and shortwave bands. Immerse yourself in a world of audio delight as you tune in to your favorite stations with clarity and precision.

A Meticulous Restoration for Unmatched Quality

Revived to its Original Glory

Every detail of this AC Delco Radios R-1131 has been lovingly restored to its original condition, making it a timeless masterpiece. The cabinet, adorned with exquisite walnut veneers, has been beautifully refinished with satin lacquer, adding a touch of opulence to any space.

Step into a realm of audio perfection with the upgraded speaker and the golden beehive speaker cover, featuring an adjustable bass booster. You'll be captivated by the rich and immersive sound that fills the room, transporting you to a bygone era of musical brilliance.

Unleashing the Melodies of the Past

A Masterful Performance with Unrivaled Quality

The chassis of the AC Delco Radios R-1131 is in excellent condition, boasting nine tubes that ensure a powerful and clear sound experience. A recap electronic restoration has been performed, replacing all the electrolytic caps with new production parts. The radio has also undergone a complete electronics tune-up, with new capacitors, checked tubes, and replaced resistors, ensuring optimal performance.

Featuring new dial belts for smooth tuning, this radio provides effortless control and navigation through the airwaves. The clean and rust-free chassis enhances reception quality, eliminating any unwanted hum and delivering a pure audio experience.

Your Chance to Own a Timeless Treasure

Embrace the Rarity and Beauty of the AC Delco Radios R-1131

If you've always dreamt of owning a piece of history, your search ends here. The AC Delco Radios R-1131 from 1937, in such impeccable condition and expertly restored, is a true gem waiting to be cherished. Seize this opportunity to own a radio that is sure to be the envy of collectors and vintage enthusiasts alike.

PLEASE NOTE: This set is located in Sugar Grove, Illinois and can, be picked up there.
Payment must be received BEFORE pickup or delivery is scheduled.

Pick-up only on this radio. However, I can hole the radio while you obtain shipping via  antique movers, or UShip, which seems to be the lowest cost and best quality.

It measures 42"H x 27"W x 17"D. and absolutely commands attention wherever you put it – and that’s before you turn it on! It weighs 71 lbs.


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