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danwalker

Calgary Alberta, Canada

I have been collecting antiques for many years,but it really got going about six years ago[for some unknown reason].I collect antique radios,oil lamps ,Aladdin ;lampI have been collecting antiques for many years,but it really got going about six years ago[for some unknown reason].I collect antique radios,oil lamps ,Aladdin ;lamps torchiere lamps and any thing that is from the 20s and 30s. The hardest part of my collecting is learning how radios work so I can repair them. If I had to do it I would not do it but I can go at my own pace . Being a member of the Antique Radio Forum had really helped me and I suggest anyone interested in radios have a look at that forum.. I find it the best on the web.You might want to have a look at one of my posts with photos of my basement and you will see some of my collection .ENJOY (Read more)

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Majestic model 50 - Radiosin Radios
Rogers 11-11 Queen Elizabeth console  [6R932] - Radiosin Radios
RCA model C8 16 console radio  1936 - Radiosin Radios
Rogers Majestic console radio - Radiosin Radios
Rogers 6R932 Console - Radiosin Radios
Sparton 811 Console radio - Radiosin Radios
Rogers Console radio - Radiosin Radios
The best car GM ever made - Classic Carsin Classic Cars
Canadian Rogers Radio model 4821 - Radiosin Radios
Part of my collection of lamps - Lampsin Lamps

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  1. You can now get the exact glass replacement from radio daze. I sent them one and they made me another one so they have that particular glass in their listings. ask for John, in the graphics dept
  2. The best way to clean these radios is to use brasso on it .. If you can get the old brasso, all the better. it does wonders for the finish. I know because I have one of these radios. good luck
  3. These radios are in a cramped space and they have a tendency to over heat if left on too long. when you get it serviced make sure they change the capacitors . They are quite collectable
  4. You might want to post your photo on the ''Antique radio Forum. Those guys seem to know every radio ever made.
  5. You can try ''Radio Daze'' for the reproduction graphics.
  6. You can buy reproduction knobs at 'Renovated radios', and you can get the reproduction grill cloth from ' Richmond Designs'. That will be a nice sounding radio after the capacitors have been ch...
  7. pixelpipe,, You can order decals for radios from'' Radio Daze''. Google radio daze, they have all kinds of decals and they can make up ones for most any radio even special orders.. I just strip the...
  8. If you check out the ;; Antique Radio forum ;;and post some photos they can tell you the model and give you more information about the radio.
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Some of my collection of antiques