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It's Radio-active!




I figured I'd share another super neat guitar amplifier. This old radio is a 1948 Philco "Flying Wedge" AM Radio that I converted into a guitar amplifier and then added an FM radio channel on it to enjoy listening to while working.
I just love to look this "Atomic"guitar amp.

I have a website that explains how to convert just about any old radio into a guitar amplifier,
visit the site here sometime to learn more,
http://www.radio-guitar-amps.com/

It's super fun and rewarding to bring an old radio back to life.  Give it a try, it's also a lot cheaper than actually buying an amplifier and these old radios just sound so dang cool!