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Old 16th July 2012, 07:53 PM   #1
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Default Old RCA radio; can anyone ID this?

I've done hours of searching on the net for info about this radio; I think it's from the 20's or 30's. There's a decal on the side that says Radio Corperation of America but the model number has flaked away.

The label on the back has a serial number but no model number. I'd like to find out what model or type of radio this came from if possible...

It came with a Magnavox field-coil speaker model 144 which look like it's in good shape.

Anyone in the know about old tube radios like this?

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Old 16th July 2012, 08:01 PM   #2
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Looks like either late 1920'Th, or early 1930'Th.

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Old 16th July 2012, 09:30 PM   #3
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Hello TT

Here is a list with many radios from RCA sorted by date of building. Most of the types comes with pictures, maybe you are lucky.

RCA ; New York from Victrola XVI to AP-997 Power Amp., year

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Old 17th July 2012, 04:41 AM   #4
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Thank You both! Great info....

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