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 Return to top of page · Post #: 1 · Written at 9:30:38 PM on 22 October 2018.
Mccourto's Gravatar
 Location: Sandgate, NSW
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Hi All,

I am new to collecting Vintage TV's this is my first. Normally I collect old newspapers so I have jumped to electronic age.

I was wondering if you could help me identify my purchase & advise if it is of any value.
Either way I love it.. but would like to know more.

Thanks for your help.

Kriesler Super F Valve Television
Kriesler Super F Valve Television
Kriesler Super F Valve Television


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 2 · Written at 9:32:45 PM on 22 October 2018.
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 GTC
 Location: Sydney, NSW
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Photos coming?


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 3 · Written at 1:52:31 AM on 25 October 2018.
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 Location: Greenwich, NSW
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Photos uploaded. This is a Kriesler and it looks like the lettering that spells out the brand are missing from the standoffs just below the picture tube.


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A valve a day keeps the transistor away...

 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 4 · Written at 8:52:11 AM on 25 October 2018.
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 Location: Melbourne, VIC
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This TV looks like a 1963 Kriesler Clockmatic Super Fringe model 121-71.

It would of been a top of the range set for its day.


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 5 · Written at 10:57:58 AM on 27 October 2018.
Ian Robertson's Gravatar
 Location: Belrose, NSW
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What he said!

Note that Kriesler eschewed cheap plastic in favour of diecast metal.

A good TV and well worth restoring to working order if the CRT is OK. Do you have the remote for it?

I hope you didn't plug the TV in??? It will need to be brought up gently (with a dim bulb tester) but being a 1963 model may not need a full re-cap.


 
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