This short online essay should have broad appeal to those readers who find themselves caught between two worlds. On the one hand, they are very much composed and comfortable with the way things have been going for them so far during this the twenty-first century. Not only are they enjoying and taking full advantage of all the new technologies available to them, they actually have a serious interest in these.
But on the other hand, as well-balanced individuals, they do have other esthetic and aesthetic interests as well. And in this case, they have an interest in a different era. It goes way back to the nineteen-forties during which time the classic radiogram was making its presence felt among thousands of households across the world. The interest and fascination with these vintage radiograms was akin to that still being shown in today’s state of the art home entertainment centers, must have’s for many people today.
Combing two worlds; today’s 21st century era with the vintage forties, are refurbished antique stereos in yelm wa, built in one man’s workshop. To merge these worlds, he quite literally has to take things apart. But then he builds them up again, but with new must have additions like iPod hookups and the old stereo sound box, yet another classic but from the eighties. Old and damaged parts are stripped from the old classic cabinet.
They are then cleaned, not about to be discarded. As many of the old radio’s parts and components will be salvaged. They are made to feel right at home with the 21st century by being infused with all the functionalities that today’s modern electronica brings radio and stereo aficionados. Now is not the time to throw away the old.