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 Post subject: Firestone Air Chief 4-A-31 - "The Rhapsody", 1947
PostPosted: Jul Mon 30, 2018 7:51 pm 
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I am trying to restore the cabinet which is missing one knob and the mesh on the front. I have included a picture. I am new to this as I have had this in my attic for 30 years since getting it from my grandparents when they died. Any help or tips would be much appreciate. Any ideas on where I could get a knob and the mesh.


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 Post subject: Re: Firestone Air Chief 4-A-31 - "The Rhapsody", 1947
PostPosted: Aug Tue 14, 2018 6:48 pm 
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You might post a separate ad for just the knob alone. Or it might be in a bag stashed on the chassis. Speaker cloth is available from upholstery supply stores or site vendors. Re-finishing is the same as any other re-finishing, lacquer is what was used one these old radios. It was quick, cheap, and is easily polished. I know you're not asking this, but l would recommend repairing the radio first. Craig


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