For Your '68-'69 B-Body: Retro-Modern AM/FM by Antique Automobile RadioAntique Automobile Radio, "Thumbwheel" AM/FM, '68-'69 B-Body
Posted December 6 2012 11:59 AM by Scott Ross
Filed under: Miscellaneous, SCOTT ROSS
You say you want to have a modern-tech sound system in your '68 or '69 B-Body, while keeping the "thumbwheel" look of your original Golden Tone factory radio?
Come on in for reproduction radios from Antique Automobile Radio that combine vintage style with modern tech features...
Now available from Antique Automobile Radio: In-dash AM/FM Stereo radios that combine the looks of the '68-'69 optional R21AM/FM radio, with lots of modern-tech features....including Stereo! (The original R21s were mono-only.)
•Fits your dash without any modifications
•Quality chrome-plated “thumbwheel” knobs exactly match the originals
•4 x 45 watts RMS output allows up to 180 watts of audio power
•AM/FM dial scale looks like the original
•AM or FM band selected with right rear knob, like the original
•Band Indicator in the dial, like the original
•10 station presets (5 AM, 5 FM)
•Digitally tuned AM/FM stereo front end provides stable, high quality reception
•RCA jacks provided for your MP3 or CD player, or a portable satellite radio tuner
•Analog controls look and feel like the original R21 radio
•All controls are easily accessible: Volume, Bass, Treble, Balance, Fader and Tuning, from original-looking controls
•Memory retention for user settings more than 40 years
•LED dial lights never need replacing (unlike the OEM R21's, which burned out after a few years)
•Additional line outs and output options: 3.5mm headphone jack + 3 RCA jacks for left side, right side and sub-woofer
•Switch-selectable for 1,2,3 or 4 speakers
•Switch-selectable for North America or Europe mode
Antique Automobile Radio also offers repro R35 E-Body AM/FM Stereo radios, as well as reproduction '70 B-Body AM/FM Stereo radios, that fit right in your classic Mopar's dash without cutting, hacking or cursing, plus they offer a line of reproduction parts and vintage-car-radio-restoration services (see their website for more info).