JF Antique Radio Repair / Tube Amplifier Repair / Tube Equipment Repair
This site is your source for the Repair of Antique Radios and Tube Amplifier/Equipment (excluding TVs).
Links to tubes, parts, clubs, pictures, books, sales and other resources are included in this site.
Philco Model 90 Fisher Amplifier Silvertone Car Radio
WARNING: DO NOT Turn "On" Your Tube Equipment to See if it "Works"
This may cause serious damage, greatly increasing repair cost.
Tabs: Please click on the following "Tabs" for more information:
Car Radio Repair
Links (tubes, etc.)
Silver Mica Disease
About Jay Forbes: I have been repairing Antique Radios and Tube Amplifers for 30 years, reparing over 1,400 radios/tube amplifers
for individuals, collectors, museums and antique stores.
I look forward to bringing your tube equipment back to factory operating condition.
Manufactures: I repair all makes and models of antique radios and tube amplifiers, this includes car and foreign radios.
Limits of Repair: Generally, I do not work on Radios/Tuners manufactured after 1950. Refer to Silver Mica Disease Tab above.
I do not work on Amplifiers with printed circuit boards.
I do not repair TVs.
I do not work on Solid State/Transistor equipment.
Guarantee: Repairs are guaranteed for a Six Month period. Refer to "Guarantee" Tab above for Limits.
Service Area: Virginia and Mid-Atlantic
Shipping: If Outside the Service Area, please ship your antique radio and tube amplifiers/equipment in for repair.
For shipping requirements, refer to "Shipping" Tab above.
Hours: 9AM to 6PM, 7 days a week. Email/call to set an appointment.
Estimates: Estimates over the phone, by email, or in person are free. Provide make, model and condition.
Cabinet Refinishing: Sorry, I do not refinish/restore cabinets. Cabinet cleaning/touchup will be considered on a case by case basis.
Teaching Repair: Please contact me if you would like to learn how to repair tube equipment. I do not charge for this.
Parts Sources: For Parts Sources in the repair of Tube Equipment, please click on the "Links" Tab above.