Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot] and 15 guests. On Zenith Consoles Posted: Jul Mon 18, am. I'm going to level with you guys, what I'm going to say here may not be recieved well, but here goes I don't get why so many people are fascinated with Zenith consoles of 's vintage. Fill me in -Nolan.
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An antique radio is a radio receiving set that is collectible because of its age and rarity. The first radio receivers used a coherer and sounding board, and were only able to receive CW continuous wave CW transmissions, encoded with Morse code wireless telegraphy. Later wireless telephony transmission and reception of speech became possible, although Morse code transmission continued in use until the s. The idea of radio as entertainment took off in , with the opening of the first stations established specifically for broadcast to the public such as KDKA in Pittsburgh and WWJ in Detroit.