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WANTED! A.M. Radio option for the Ford/Jacobsen lawn tractors circa 1968

a.m. radio 1968 ford 120

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#1 Ford Chet OFFLINE  

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Posted May 26, 2016 - 09:12 AM

Hello All,

I am restoring a Ford 120 circa 1968 to it's original state.  Back then you could order an a.m radio option which was an a.m. radio that mounted on the hood.  It was a metal box with a radio in it and a speaker.  Please let me know if anybody has one or knows where to get one.  I believe they were made in a factory in Ohio.


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Posted May 26, 2016 - 09:39 AM

Moved to classifieds section.

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Posted May 26, 2016 - 03:26 PM

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This sold on EBay for $375 in December 2014



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Posted May 26, 2016 - 03:28 PM

I think all the radios for the tractors & garden tractors were made by the BENDIX Company.


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Posted May 26, 2016 - 03:53 PM

There is one in Ricin wisconsin. On a Jake, on craigslist

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Posted May 26, 2016 - 06:02 PM

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Posted May 27, 2016 - 04:25 PM

$375 for the radio and the Jake is free!



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Posted October 16, 2016 - 08:47 AM

WOW ...............i didn't realize they actually made a radio for these older tractors    i wouldn't think you would hear it ver y well? but a cool at the same time!



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Posted October 16, 2016 - 05:47 PM

WOW ...............i didn't realize they actually made a radio for these older tractors    i wouldn't think you would hear it ver y well? but a cool at the same time!

I hear they had one sound setting. LOUD lol







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