Category Archives: Retro Clocks

Proton 320 Clock Radio

The Original Proton 320 Clock Radio...

proton 320 clock radio

This classic vintage 1983 Proton 320 clock radio was manufactured in 1983 by the Fleet Electronic Industrial Company of Taiwan. Selling for a whopping $100 (which was a ridiculously exorbitant price at the time for such a device), the Proton 320 was referred to by Fleet Electronics as "The Clock Radio".… Read the rest

Daka Pin Clock

The Daka Pin Clock


The Daka Designs Pin Clock is a high-tech time-telling device that works like those old pin art games. You know...the ones you used to play with in the Spencer Gifts store while you loitered at the mall on a Saturday afternoon.Read the rest

WEDGE SHAPED HALF CUBE DIGITAL CLOCK RADIO

sonic dream machine copycatThe cube was a massively trendy shape for clock radio designs in the 1980s, popularized by the original Sony Dream Machine. Well, this ain't Sony...this is Sonic! The CR323 vintage alarm clock radio from Sonic Corporation has an unusual wedge shape geometric design that stands out a bit from the average cube-shaped Dream Machine copycats.… Read the rest

SONY DREAM MACHINE ICF-C16W ALARM CLOCK

This vintage Sony Dream Machine ICF-C16W was manufactured in 1986 and has a cool rectangular block shape that sits at a slight upward angle. It has typically high-quality sound and radio reception with classic retro '80s style. The tuning dial needle lights up when the radio is turned on, and another red LED lights in the upper left front corner when the alarm is activated.Read the rest

HOWARD MILLER WORLD TIME WALL CLOCK

howard miller world time wall clockThis vintage Howard Miller World Time wall clock is a true Mid-Century icon.

A brightly colored map sits behind glass in a stunning real walnut veneer casing and small windows in the map display the correct times. The clock is back lit for added visual appeal and excitement (there is a push button on top of the unit powers the bulb on and off).Read the rest

SPACE AGE READING LAMP CLOCK

space age eames era clock lampThis Cosmo Clock brand Eames Era digital alarm clock is also a reading / desk lamp. The Cosmo 5500 is a chunky geometric Space Age cube-shaped clock that converts into a light when the hood is pulled up. A chrome metal hinge arm allows the lamp to be adjusted in various positions.Read the rest

TAMURA LUMITIME CLOCKS

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 The Tamura Lumitime digital clock is one of the most fascinating electrical gadgets of the 1970s. Check out our Tamura Lumitime clocks below and watch our video to find out why!

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Tamura Lumitime C-101

This rare and beautiful Tamura Lumitime clock is the very hard-to-find model C-101.Read the rest

SONY DREAM MACHINE VINTAGE 1980s SILVER ALARM CLOCK RADIO

sony dream machine ICF-C20WThis vintage Sony Dream Machine model ICF-C20W alarm clock radio is from 1981 and is atypical of the classic white cube design, opting for a cool silver, chrome and brushed steel finish and an elongated rectangular shape. It has excellent sound and radio reception and a brightness knob that allows fine adjustment of the aqua blue lighted led dial from complete darkness to extremely bright.… Read the rest