Share your favorites on Show & Tell

1965 Magnavox Micromatic Console Record Player

In Furniture > Mid-Century Modern Furniture > Show & Tell and Electronics > Phonographs > Show & Tell.
rmcmglobe's loves3 of 8* S  T  R  E  S  S  L  E  S  S  * Maker of these?
Love it
Like it

SEAN68SEAN68 loves this.
ElisabethanElisabethan loves this.
rmcmglobermcmglobe loves this.
charmsomeonecharmsomeone loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
PhilDMorrisPhilDMorris loves this.
auraaura loves this.
iggyiggy loves this.
TassieDevilTassieDevil loves this.
racer4fourracer4four loves this.
fortapachefortapache loves this.
antiqueroseantiquerose loves this.
See 10 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.

    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

    Posted 4 years ago

    (26 items)

    Stopped at an estate sale on the way home last Saturday, it was late in the day and with no expectations I went down into the basement to see if by chance something of interest had been overlooked by the Friday 'dealers' and the Saturday morning 'weekend warriors'.

    Passing immaculate stacks of Christmas ornaments and well organized fishing gear I walked into the storage area behind the stairs to see this splayed leg beauty.

    Owner said it didn't work and with the power cable cut off I could see at least one reason why, but quick inspection showed the speakers and the components intact so I took the gamble and offered her $18. She countered with $20 and I hauled the 1965 Magnavox Micromatic console record player home.

    It took about 10 minutes to splice on a new power cable and determine the needle was broken - ordered another on eBay for $6 and when it arrived 2 days later I plugged it in and had Italian folk songs blaring in the carport.

    Made for about 3 years (1963-1965) this model was the solid state 1965 version and still sounds great. Love the stylus guarantee - we be just a bit over that 10 yr mark

    Mid-Century Modern Furniture
    See all
    Folke Ohlsson for DUX Mid Century Modern Wood Lawn Lounge Chairs  36" 3ft
    Folke Ohlsson for DUX Mid Century M...
    Vintage PEACOCK wicker CHAIR fan ratan high back mid century boho chic bohemian
    Vintage PEACOCK wicker CHAIR fan ra...
    Vintage Mid Century Modern daybed
    Vintage Mid Century Modern daybed...
    KOEFOED'S MLBELFABRIK Danish Denmark Mid Century Modern Dining Side Chair
    Folke Ohlsson for DUX Mid Century Modern Wood Lawn Lounge Chairs  36" 3ft
    Folke Ohlsson for DUX Mid Century M...
    See all


    1. antiquerose antiquerose, 4 years ago
      Bingo for you !!!!!
    2. fortapache fortapache, 4 years ago
      Very nice piece of mid century modern hi fi equipment.
    3. racer4four racer4four, 4 years ago
      Fantastic find and fix. Congratulations! Sits well with your plant holder :)
    4. PhilDMorris PhilDMorris, 4 years ago
      My dad used to find these consoles in the back alleys in the 80's to 90's and bring them home. Sometimes he hit the jackpot.

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.