Motorola Model 51X11 Bakelite Radio (1941)
This midget-sized bakelite model has a homey appearance.
It sits on a high shelf in our kitchen. The back proudly
proclaims that it's "equipped with Motorola's Aero-Vane high
efficiency loop." Despite the marketing puffery, it's a
conventional loop antenna fastened inside the radio's back
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