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 Post subject: Philco 39-116 ... strangely painted cabinet
PostPosted: Aug Sat 27, 2011 5:08 am 
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Or maybe a 39-55, on Detroit CL:
http://detroit.craigslist.org/mcb/clt/2553006363.html :? :roll: :evil:


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 Post subject: Re: Philco 39-116 ... strangely painted cabinet
PostPosted: Aug Sat 27, 2011 5:16 am 
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God,I seen that and almost posted it here myself,

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 Post subject: Re: Philco 39-116 ... strangely painted cabinet
PostPosted: Aug Sat 27, 2011 5:20 am 
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Golden Throat 15 wrote:
God,I seen that and almost posted it here myself,

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I actually clicked on your thread "As Bad as it Gets" before I posted this expecting it to be about this radio...


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 Post subject: Re: Philco 39-116 ... strangely painted cabinet
PostPosted: Aug Sat 27, 2011 5:24 am 
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I never have seen a Paintjob that bad on a radio, once I saw an RCA Victor New Othophonic Phonograph that looke like the RED paint was slapped on with a old T-Shirt,

Larry, Don't read this :D

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 Post subject: Re: Philco 39-116 ... strangely painted cabinet
PostPosted: Aug Sat 27, 2011 12:56 pm 
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Alot of time put into this
As if that justifies a ridiculous price for a ruined radio.

He isn't alone in trying to make an antique radio look like a jukebox using paint. What's with these idiots?

http://cnj.craigslist.org/atq/2558152624.html

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 Post subject: Re: Philco 39-116 ... strangely painted cabinet
PostPosted: Aug Sun 28, 2011 7:34 am 
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rocketeer wrote:
...What's with these idiots?
Larry


And what's with them ruining 39-42 Philcos? yuck... double yuck...


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 Post subject: Re: Philco 39-116 ... strangely painted cabinet
PostPosted: Aug Mon 29, 2011 8:08 am 
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Clearly, whoever "totally refimished" it was totally mentally ill. :evil:

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 Post subject: Re: Philco 39-116 ...
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Doesn't this radio have an automatic phonograph with home recording?


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PostPosted: Aug Tue 31, 2021 9:10 am 
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fmlondon wrote:
Doesn't this radio have an automatic phonograph with home recording?



No, but it has the first wireless remote for a consumer device, the “Mystery Control”.


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