You are looking at a nice vintage Wendell-West Hi-Fi 8 transister AM radio. Model number CR-18. Unit does work, but the battery pack leads need to be resoldered. I had to hold the wires in place while testing it, but it did work fine. Unit features: Earphone jack Single band AM radio reciever 8 transister chassis Analog station display & tuner Built in speaker Telescoping antenna Measures 7" wide x 2" deep x 4" tall Runs on 4 "AA" batteries (batteries not included) Includes leather case. It is very rare to find one of these that still has its original case. Clock was run for over a week and kept good time. Unit was bench tested on 00-00-00 , and everything tested out ok.
This is a great retro piece for your collection or use. Unit has some minor cosmetic defects, normal for its age. Also a great item for theater props department.
This is a good clean working unit ready for use.
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