Presto J5 Recorder Vinyl Lathe Audax Record Cutter Cutting Head Turntable Junior. If you have been searching for a museum quality, unmodified, original un-restored condition Presto J5 your search is over!This is a worthy project. Please scroll down beyond this description text and view the 37 high resolution photos.
The platter spins up, all the tubes glow, the red indicator light works, and the speaker makes all kinds of noise when you adjust either the volume or tone pot and also makes some rhythmic noise through the speaker when the platter is spinning, (when in "Phono" mode). I have not opened up this unit, but you will surely need to clean the pots, and likely replace a couple of capacitors considering how old this unit is now. This unit does not include a microphone, nor does it include anything else that is not seen in the 37 photos below. I will double box this Presto J5.It will be packed like it's going to the moon. Rest assured, you will receive this glorious vintage recorder in the condition you see it in the 37 photos below.
I noted the following cosmetic issues. Tear in speaker grille lower fabric.
One small silver solder drip on top center of playback arm. Miscellaneous tears and flaws in the Tolex covering, (note the long Tolex crack over the right side brass latch). A Type: J5; Volts: 110; Cycles: 60 Serial Number: 1469 Manufacture date: Circa 1937 Audax Cutter L.After viewing the photos below, please feel free to ask me any questions you may have on this unit. Powered by SixBit's eCommerce Solution. The item "Presto J5 Recorder Vinyl Lathe Audax Record Cutter Cutting Head Turntable Junior" is in sale since Tuesday, January 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Radio, Phonograph, TV, Phone\Phonographs, Accessories\Other Phonographs". The seller is "jonascordindustries" and is located in Eudora, Kansas.
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