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Posted 7 years ago


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I found this years ago. it's cool as hell and works. but I have NO idea if it's worth anything. I've picked up radio stations around Vietnam (more, but I could not understand what they were speaking) I know it has what I think is called a green eye??... that is in the last pic. let me know what you think.. it is trash or treasure? I think it's cool!

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  1. mysharona mysharona, 7 years ago
    found out that the "green eye" is called a magic eye... is this right?
  2. mysharona mysharona, 7 years ago
    does anyone know anything at all about this radio? HELP
  3. mysharona mysharona, 7 years ago
  4. tikiray tikiray, 7 years ago
    One similar to yours sold for $350. Definitely not trash!
  5. mysharona mysharona, 7 years ago
    TIKIRAY - Thank you SO much for the info! I though I'd never find out! Sharon
  6. tikiray tikiray, 7 years ago
    Glad I could help! Looks like the radio was made around 1955. Pretty cool piece you have there! W286 is the model number, I found a W285 that was made around 1955, I'm sure yours was made shortly after that one, maybe even the same year.
  7. tikiray tikiray, 7 years ago

    Check that one out.... very similar to yours. It's a model W285KL. Apparently your radio is pretty rare.
  8. tikiray tikiray, 7 years ago
    Look how much this one is priced at.....
  9. mysharona mysharona, 7 years ago
    tikiray- THANK YOU SO... SO MUCH for all this info! you rock! happy, happy, joy, joy! :-)
  10. tikiray tikiray, 7 years ago
    LOL you're very welcome! Glad I could help. It is a VERY cool radio!
  11. ThriftStoreAddict ThriftStoreAddict, 6 years ago
    Love it. Reminds me of my grandfather's old Grundig. I loved that radio.

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