Parts Resources, Arranged in Alphabetical Order
The links below lead to sites outside the PhilcoRadio.com domain.
Antique Electronic Supply - Offers several parts for both the vintage radio collector and the vintage guitar amp enthusiast.
Antique Radio Grille Cloth Headquarters - This former supplier of cloth only has a few patterns left in stock.
Antique Radio Knobs - Old-Time Replications - Reproduction Philco escutcheons (dial bezels), knobs and pushbuttons. Their reproductions are of excellent quality. They also sell reproduction 1941 and 1942 Philco escutcheons. The reproductions look just like the original. Please note that the reproduction escutcheons do not include the brass strip just above the knob holes. Use the brass strip from your original escutcheon. Their 1941 escutcheon fits the following models: 41-250, 41-255, 41-256, 41-280, 41-285, 41-287, 41-290, 41-296, 41-610 and 41-611. And their 1942 escutcheon fits the following: 42-355, 42-380, and 42-390.
You may contact him at: Old-Time Replications, 5744 Tobias Ave., Van Nuys, CA 91411. (818) 786-2500. Fax: (818) 909-0241
Bill Turner - Dialcover.com - Sells round glass (convex) dial covers ranging in size from 2" to 8-7/8" by 1/16" increments, and also provides the materials and instructions for making your own plastic dial covers. Visit his website for more information.
Bob's Antique Radios & Electronics - Capacitors, AC power cords, and other items for the vintage radio restorer.
Bob Dobush - FindATube.com - Tubes for vintage radios.
Dale's Antique Radio Repair - Radio repair service located in Greenville, Texas.
David Frush - Selling original and NOS knobs, including many for Philco sets.
Don Patterson - Replacement rubber tuning condenser grommets for Models 70, 90, and other similar Philcos made between 1931 and 1936 are available from Don Patterson. These will raise the tuning condenser back to its proper height, and they mount in the same manner as the originals.
Encore Home Video - Popular video featuring footage of the PHILCO factory shot in 1929. Available in VHS and DVD formats from Encore Home Video. Also see their many other video offerings.
50's Predicta.com - Repair of 1959-60 Philco Predicta television sets
45 Player Repair - Repair service for your 45 rpm record changers as well as repair of other phonographs.
Garage'A Records - Phonograph parts, cartridges, needles/styli, etc.
George Epple - Magnetic Cartridge Rebuilding - Rebuilds 1920's through 1940's horseshoe magnet pickups and others. Specializing in Philco, Victor, RCA, Wurlitzer, Edison, Capehart, Majestic, Columbia, Seeburg, Brunswick, HMV, Sparton, etc. Fabricates custom rubber components as required and uses an industrial magnet charger.
Hank Brazeal - Speaker Reconing. You may reach him at Hank Brazeal, 3850 Galleria Woods Drive GH8, Birmingham, AL 35244 or call Hank at (205) 403-6243.
Heyboer Transformers - Heyboer can construct a new transformer to your specifications. I have had transformers custom-wound for me by Heyboer, and I was always quite pleased with the results.
Jackson Speaker Service - Speaker Reconing by Ron McGee. Contact him at Jackson Speaker Service, 3921 Pine Crest Court, Jackson, MI 49203 or call (517) 789-6400.
John Kendall's Vintage Electronics - The Radio Junkyard - Used parts for vintage radios.
Julie McCall - Original knobs for Philco and other radios.
Just Radios - Offering capacitors, resistors, and other items for the vintage radio collector.
Kelton Trammell - Original knobs for Philco and other radios.
Mark Oppat's Old Radio Parts - Offers silkscreened translucent dial scales as well as replacements for glass dial scales. Mark is the "King of Controls" and can help you with nearly any potentiometer. He also sells a number of other radio parts.
Mark Palmquist - Retro Radio Repair - Offers custom-made reproduction plastic dial covers for vintage radios including many Philcos. A complete list of his dial covers may be found here.
Merry Tunes Antique Radios and Parts - They have several different patterns of cloth; not very many Philco patterns, though.
Michael Schwartzman- Cabinet Refinishing. Offers complete refinishing and repair of cabinets for vintage radios.
Michele's Mystery Control Demystifier - A Web page showing seven different videos of the Philco Mystery Control in action.
Mike Koste - Gobs of Knobs - Original knobs for all vintage radios.
Mike's Manuals - Specializing in out-of-print service manuals.
Monroe Furniture Restoration - Located in Bloomington, IN. Since 2002, owner Tim Puro has been performing precision woodworking and furniture restoration including the restoration of wood vintage radio cabinets.
Mouser Electronics - They carry a wide selection of electronic parts, including some that are usable in vintage radios.
Nostalgia Air - Online schematics from Rider's Manuals, available for free download.
Orange County Speaker - Speaker repair. Contact them at Orange County Speaker, 12141 Mariners Way, Garden Grove, CA 92843 or call (800) 897-8373 or (714) 554-8520.
The Philco Repair Bench - Featuring a number of online resources for the Philco collector not found on this site. It is especially geared toward the do-it-yourself collector interested in restoring his or her own Philco.
Play Things of Past - Used parts for vintage radios.
Radio Daze - Offers a large selection of parts for the vintage radio collector.
Renovated Radios - Offering reproduction rubber mounts, reproduction knobs, and other parts for vintage radios.
Retro-Tronics is offering laser cut reproduction backs for many Philco models, as well as reproduction backs for other radio models.
Richmond Designs, Inc. - Quality cabinet refinishing, restoration, and duplication of vintage radio cabinet parts and complete wood cabinets.
Steve Davis - Offering reproduction Philco cathedral cabinets for popular 1932-34 Philco models, as well as reproduction bottom molding for 1931-34 Philco cathedral models and reproduction speaker bolts for 1932-36 Philcos. All are of the highest quality. Complete reproduction cabinets are marked as reproduction. View a complete listing of what Steve offers for sale.
Sid Chaplin - Traditional Radio Grilles - A seller of grille cloth in the UK.
Speaker Fabric Supply - Several generic cloth patterns, no specific Philco cloth patterns.
Sundial Wire - cloth-covered wire in many styles, colors and gauges. They also sell AC plugs.
Texas Vintage Audio - Repair of radios and vintage tube amplifiers, located in San Angelo, Texas
ToshMahal.com - Located in Dallas, TX. Restoration of furniture including wood vintage radio cabinets.
Triode Electronics - Tubes and other parts.
TubesValves.com - Seller of vacuum tubes.
Vacuum Tubes, Inc. - Tubes for vintage radios. They also sell capacitors, ballast tubes, delay relays, dial lamps and tube testers.
V-M Audio Enthusiasts - offers needles and cartridges for all brands of record changers as well as idler wheels/rebuilding service and belts for all brands including Philco/V-M tape recorders and Philco-Ford/V-M record changers. Service literature and Owner's Manuals for V-M products, record care and accessories. V-M Factory Replacement service parts for V-M products. It is THE premier site for V-M information and help.
West-Tech Services - Offers many services such as rebuilding phonograph cartridges, repairing phonographs, radio repair, rebuilding the Philco Beam of Light pickups, microphone repair, repair of crystal headsets, and dial covers! 43734 Marietta Rd., Caldwell, Ohio 43724. Phone: 740-732-6056 or 740-581-0945 - Send Email
Wilbur Gilroy - Used Radio Parts & Accessories - All kinds of used parts for vintage radios.
Notice to Vendors: If you provide a service related to vintage Philco radios not listed here, please contact me and I shall be happy to add your service to this list. A reciprocal link to this site would be very much appreciated.