816k Console Radio, circa l938 c.l999 catskillki
mechanical Marvel... by rotating manually the individual discs, favorite
stations were programmed on the mechanical tuner. As the motor rotated
the tuning shaft, the notches would engage a switch beneath, stopping the
tuner at the right spot on the dial.
I think Edsel
Murphy, Rube Goldberg, and Spike Jones worked for RCA on this one...