Fada Model 711 'Dip-Top' Catalin Radio in Blue + Ivory
Perfect + Rare Blue/Green FADA Dip-Top Catalin Radio
Rare and highly desirable lapis-lazuli blue 1946 Fada 711 'Dip-Top' Catalin radio - the last of the Catalin models made by Fada Radio. The beautiful catalin case has intense yellow marbleizing.
This radio has no chips, cracks, tube burns or repairs to the catalin case or plastic trim. The ivory marbled knobs + handle are original and the bright and colorful Fada sunburst dial face is also in excellent original condition. Radio retains original dial plastic, flocked grill, and masonite back panel. The Catalin cabinet has taken on a beautiful and even patina after having been polished back to the original blue color about 10 years ago.
Radio measures approximately: 9.75" wide x 5.75" high x 4.5" 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 prior to use.