Vintage Zenith Radios for Sale – Where to Buy

Vintage Zenith Radios for Sale – Where to Buy

Collectibles & Art, Electronics
Are you into cool old electronics? Do you collect vintage radios? Vintage Zenith radios fit a trendy aesthetic while also being a collector’s item. Your grandma probably had one laying around. Let’s look at some history and why vintage Zenith radios are a good buy for collectors and those chasing nostalgia. History Founded in Chicago by Ralph Matthews and Karl Hassel in 1918, the company was originally called Chicago Radio Labs. They produced amateur radio equipment, and did not become a household name at first. The name was changed to ‘Zenith,’ which was after the ham radio signal contraction of 9ZN, which was ZN’th. Chicago Radio Labs became Zenith Radio Company in 1923. They were first known for their radios, of course. In the 1930’s, they started to make car…
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