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Magnavox Remote

StoryTroy Submitted by StoryTroy
August 19th, 2010
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There are things that are manly and there are things that are manly. Cigar bars. Saunas at Gentlemen’s Clubs. Old-school steakhouses with dark wood paneling and eighty year old waiters.

Then there’s this beefy block of black and silver plastic with mushy rocker switches for On/Off, UHF, VHF, Color and Volume that might as well have come off the nightstand in Hefner’s bedroom.

Haven’t come up with a date on this Magnavox remote yet, but take a gander.


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6 Responses to “Magnavox Remote”

  1. Allee Willis Allee Willis says:

    Gorgeous, As is your whole collection. I’m going to guess early 1960′s on the date. Now you need to buy all the TVs that match your remotes…

  2. StoryTroy StoryTroy says:

    Saving the tv collecting for some far-off date when I’m in a house out here instead of a big fat studio apartment.

  3. k2dtw k2dtw says:

    I LOVE these…anothe great one..

  4. Lisa Rios Lisa Rios says:

    Manly, yes. But, the ladies love them too.

  5. kkxx says:

    This remote is for a 1973 Magnavox Videomatic TV. I really need one for my Magnavox console stereo TV combo unit. I would like to purchase your remote, just name a price. My email is jdtinsley4@yahoo.com

  6. StoryTroy StoryTroy says:

    I’m planning to hang on to this one, but this particular remote comes up pretty frequently on Ebay. I’ll email you the next time I spot one!

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