Ben Erickson
Aurora Illinois
630-409-5117
https://bigriverhardware.com/
Reproduction wood radio knobs & trim, 3D printed plastic parts, grill cloth, dial pointers
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ARCI Radio & TV history,repair,parts referrals

ARCI often receives calls and emails looking for help repairing and restoring old radios, televisions, audio and other equipment. As part of our expanding services to members, we compiled a voluntary list of referrals for publication. Please note, ARCI offers this listing as a service to its membership. By providing these listings, ARCI does not endorse these vendors or their products. Any arrangements made with these vendors for products, work or services performed are to be made on an individual basis, and are not the responsibility of ARCI, its officers or volunteers.

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DOCUMENTATION & HISTORY

https://www.radiomuseum.org

Virtual radio museum and reference system.The most complete reference system for old time radios,-at the same time also a radio catalog. It also includes cyrstal receivers,TV,speakers,rectifiers,HI-FI amplifiers,record players,tape recorders,microphones,old time amatuer gear,boat anchors,etc. Extensive data on 332.620 old time radios and 2,530,503 pictures.



https://worldradiohistory.com

This site is homage to the radio industry. Scans of radio magazines,brochures, Rider and Gernsback publications. Thousands of publications on all aspects of the radio industry.



RADIO & TV REPAIR

Repair: electrical radio

Tom Ackerman
40 miles East of St. Louis
tomradio@wisperhome.com

618-830-7335

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Repair: Tube Radios

Bill Ballad
Buffalo Grove, Il
847-821-0430


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Repair Electrical tube radio and components

Bruce Patterson
Chenoa, IL 61726
815-945-3771
nstar94@aol.com


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Repair: Antique Radio Circuit and Cabinet Restoration

Jerry Wieland
780 Charleston Lane
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
(847) 337-8684
jeromewieland@comcast.net


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Repair: Television

Robert Anderson
bandersentv@gmail.com
Specializing in vintage B&W TV's from late 40s through 60s.
Comprehensive electrical restoration including all capactor,bad resistor and weak tubes replaced.
Alignment and any fine adjustments will be performed.


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Repair: Vintage Car radios, Home radio and HI-FI repair

Joe Esdale
Chicago North Shore suburbs
847-831-2544
Email: ezzy4112@yahoo.com

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Repair: Radios, audio, record changers, speakers, and more


Don Nordboe

Antique Radio of Iowa
Council Bluffs, Iowa 5150l 
Voice: 1-402-677-5624 days and week ends
Email: dnordboe@aol.com
Restorations only
I have been servicing radios for over 35 years
Focus: Home radios, cabinet refinishing, 1935 to 1990 auto radios, 8 tracks home & auto, record changers (modern only 3 speed units). speaker restoration, USA and foreign types. Automotive and neon clocks.

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Repair: Wood cabinet repair and restoration

Tony Benard
Benard Furnishings
1531 Imhoff Dr # E
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
1-847-658-9800
Bfinc1981@gmail.com

http://www.benardfurnishings.com/

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Mark Oppat
Michigan
(734) 207-2346   (734-20-RADIO)
https://www.oldradioparts.net

Specialty in volume/tone/etc controls 1930-1970 era mainly
Capacitors, potentiometers & more.


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Repair: tube radios & audio

We repair all makes and models of tube equipment including old tube radios, tube amplifiers/preamplifiers, tube receivers, tuners and more! Free quotes.

Ben Bensaid
Regal Sound Design, LLC
Elkhorn, WI
(262)-581-5453
Ben@RegalSoundDesign.com

www.RegalSoundDesign.com


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A.R.C.I.
P.O. Box 1139 (retrieved monthly)
LaGrange Park, IL 60526

630-739-1060 - voicemail
retrieved weekly)

clubinfo@antique-radios.org
(response in about 48 hours)
Tom Kleinschmidt
ARCI public relations
Prospect Heights, IL
630-739-1060 (Voicemail - checked every week or so )
clubinfo@antique-radios.org (usually 2 days or sooner response)
Valuation, sales, donations, referrals

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Art Bilski
Art's Antique Radios
Website: www.myantiqueradio.com
Email: myantiqueradio@gmail.com

Referral source


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Repair: Post War European radios, audio equipmen, Turntables.

John Stone
Chicago North Shore suburbs
Email: jmsent2@comcast.net
Vintage Radio and Hi-fi repair and restoration  
Focus: Post War European radios (Grundig, Telefunken, SABA, etc )Tube and solid-state audio equipment (Amplifiers, Tuners, Receivers), Turntables (Manual and Automatic) Dual Turntable Specialist.

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David & Babylyn Cantelon
JustRadios
6 Ferncrest Gate
Scarborough, Ontario, Canada M1W 1C2
(416) 502-9128
Website: www.justradios.com Email: justradios@yahoo.com
Specializes in high voltage capacitors and resistors for tube radios. Carries a complete line of electrolytic, film, silver mica, ceramic disc, safety capacitors and capacitor kits. Also carries carbon composition, metal oxide, metal film, carbon film, power resistors and resistor kits. Schematics and service data for tube radios also available.


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Paul & Cheryl Drake
Grundigsw.com
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
(847) 577-8729
Website: www.grundigsw.com
Email: djpauldrake@gmail.com

Internet collection reference including Grundig, shortwave, plastic, catalin, and wood radios plus microphones. Sales and repairs plus referrals.

Brent Jessee
Brent Jessee Recording & Supply, Inc.
1590 W. Algonquin Rd. #111
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
(847) 496-4546
Website: www.audiotubes.com Email: brentjes@audiotubes.com
Radio, TV, audio, ham, & industrial vintage vacuum tubes. Online sales of antique vacuum tubes from antique radio globe, balloon, and "tennis ball" types, vintage European and USA audiophile tubes, ham radio and military/industrial types. Also have a limited stock of restored vintage tube testers available.
Bob Bieker - N9TEW
tubes@hamtubes.com

www.hamtubes.com


708-536-8823
Vacuum tubes: antique, transmitting, audio, receiving


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Kenneth Richmond II
backintime20@yahoo.com
https://richmonddesignsinc.com

Grill cloth- true orginal 1930s - 60s duplication pattern designs: Scott, Zenith, Philco...


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VALUATION, SALES, DONATIONS, REFERRALS
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Bob Piecarz
Bob's Antique Radio & Electronics
111 East 29th Street
LaGrange Park, IL 60526
(708) 352-0648
Website: www.radioantiques.com Email: RadioBob1@sbcglobal.net Quality restoration supplies for vintage radios, amplifiers and juke boxes. Supplies include capacitors, electrolytics, pilot lamps, AC power cords, dial cords, 

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PARTS
Radio Daze LLC
http://radiodaze.com
Reproduction dials