MOTOROLA 55x15 “MOTHER’S DAY” BLUETOOTH SPEAKER (1940)
ABOUT THIS PIECE:
This absolutely amazing piece is a true survivor and shows its history with pride. Dubbed the “Mother’s Day” radio for its unique floral motif, this classic still has its original 1940 speaker in tact which produces a warm, vintage sound.
As with most things of this age there has been some work done. It’s been updated with Bluetooth technology which allows you to play anything you like right from your phone, tablet and even the Amazon Alexa!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 11.5" x 7" x 7" (l x w x h)
Price includes shipping. $35 to be refunded if local pickup.
DESCRIPTION AND USAGE:
The radio plays whatever you stream to it via Bluetooth and wont receive stations via traditional radio airways. However, almost every radio station now broadcasts over the internet. These broadcasts can be easily accessed using apps such as TuneIn and IHeart Radio. Other streaming audio apps include Audible.com, Pandora, Spotify, Google Play, and Amazon Prime Music. Simply find your favorite radio station or music service and stream it via Bluetooth to the radio for a truly amazing and unique audio experience!
It is fitted with an internal Bluetooth wireless amplifier and receiver which easily pairs to your iPhone, Android or Bluetooth enabled device (within a 30 foot radius).
The volume control is done via a combination of the smartphone or Bluetooth enabled device and the radio's volume control knob..
Use the radio's volume control knob to turn the radio on or off. The radio's power cable was replaced with a standard 12 volt power supply which plugs into any US outlet.
Notes: There are numerous scratches and areas of paint loss. There is a hole on the left side. The speaker cloth is a replacement. You would not purchase this item for its condition!