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Post by ea327 on 12/15/2012, 18:50

Hello everyone. My name is Eric Adams and I live in Lake in the Hills, IL. It is a small suburb northwest of Chicago. I retired from the car business and have picked up a hobby that I had as a kid. At that time some new radios still had tubes. I started up again this summer with a Crosley console and have restored mostly Philco radios so far. I really love the feeling of bringing a dead radio back to life. I always have questions, so I hope I came to the right place.
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Post by N7ZAL on 12/15/2012, 19:07

Welcome Eric. You have found a nice forum with a bunch of very helpful members !
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Post by Motorola man on 12/15/2012, 19:09

Yes, you've found the right place. Welcome!
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Post by Tony V on 12/15/2012, 19:35

Hi Eric! Welcome to TRF!
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Post by atwater10 on 12/15/2012, 20:23

Hi Eric,

Glad you found this group Cool ... It'll be great to share your passion in tube radios Cool
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Post by ea327 on 12/15/2012, 20:29

Thanks everyone. Good to be here.
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Post by Guest on 12/15/2012, 21:30

Smile Hi Eric, glad you decided to join us!

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Post by Guest on 12/15/2012, 21:58

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Post by Bill Cahill on 12/16/2012, 06:24

Welcome to the forums!!!! You are most welcome here, and, the guys here are very helpful.
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Post by Guest on 12/16/2012, 09:25

What model is the radio in your avatar?

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Post by Wildcat445 on 12/16/2012, 12:29

Welcome, Eric. There is no known cure for radio addiction. Glad to have you here.

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Post by ea327 on 12/17/2012, 19:38

The radio is a Crosley model 828 from 1939. It was my first restoration. It is in the living room and I often sit in front of it late at night and do some DXing.
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