Northern Electric “Bullet” Tube Radio With Bluetooth input.
Very collectible and sought after vintage bullet style retro tube radio. Affectionately named the “Midge”, this Northern Electric 5508 unit has been electronically restored and looks/ sounds great! It has a glossy Bakelite finish with gold highlights. All of which highly desired by collectors, you’ll see three versions of this style; Farnsworth (1948), Northern Electric(1951) and Lifeco(1953). Aux input cord added for Bluetooth or other audio player.
All radios for sale by The Retro Radio Shop have had a thorough assessment and electronic refurbishing. All out of spec tubes, resistors and capacitors replaced. Any cracks in case repaired and painted. Each radio will come with a schematic diagram and, if applicable, a work order detailing the restoration work completed. Please feel free to ask any questions. Buy with confidence!