FADA 1000 Insert Grill 'Bullet' Catalin Radio Butterscotch + Red - Rare
Perfect All-Original Fada 1000 Insert Grill Fada Bullet
Insert Grill FADA "Bullet" Catalin Radio Model 1000 in butterscotch with bright red marbleized trim. This one owner radio is super clean, beautiful and has never had the trim removed from cabinet and therefore retains the original glue on insert grill and bezel. The catalin cabinet cabinet displays a rich, warm butterscotch patina that only 70 years can achieve. The original bright red trim adds contrast and style to this stunning example of a FADA Bullet model.
The butterscotch catalin cabinet is in excellent condition with no cracks, chips, breaks, or repairs. Radio has small scratches consistent with age + use of set. The bright red catalin insert grill, dial bezel, fluted knobs and handle are original + correct to the radio, they are also in great condition with no cracks, chips, breaks or repairs. The Art Deco gold "Gemloid" dial face is bright and in great condition. Clear dial plastic cover is a correct replacement. Radio has been well taken care of and only shows some fine scratches consistent with age + careful use.
Radio measures approximately: 10.25" wide by 6.25" high by 5.5" deep. This set is sold "as-is + untested", the chassis seems complete. Set is being sold as a "non-working" vintage electronic device that should be gone over by a qualified technician.