Tag Archives: Electronics

Happy Fourth!

First of all, the entire Snag team wishes all of our readers a safe and happy Independence Day! Americans’ love for their country is powerful and over the years has manifested itself in unusual ways. One of my favorite vintage patriotic items sat in my parents’ bedroom for years—a Zenith nine-inch, black-and-white, Spirit of ’76 […]

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Weekend Finds: Portable Air Organ

Something wonderful happened this weekend and it involved Stevie Wonder. What? Yes. Tammy and I went to a few garage sales Saturday morning and found this covered with fishing lures sitting in a driveway. Love at first sight. But all the warning bells went off: the price, the condition, does it work? Yes it worked. […]

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Drexel Declaration In High Fidelity

If you’ll remember back to our New Years Finds List from January, there was one item in particular I had my heart set on: a Motorola hi-fi in a Drexel cabinet. Well, I found it! The most important part of searching for something is to cast a wide net. My friends and family knew I […]

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The Auction and the Blonde Boat Anchor

This weekend I found myself at an auction that promised some very interesting items from a defunct lodge of the Odd Fellows, a very old fraternal society with mysterious rituals. Since the group’s activities were secretive, their ceremonial items rarely become available to the public. Mixed in with the historical items was some general vintage […]

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Trending: Vintage Electronics and Toys

Ok, I’m not sure if it’s prudent to call something “trending” if it’s only a recent trend in my personal buying habits, but as a collector I often notice trends in my purchases. Whether it’s something new I’m just getting into or something I’ve been collecting forever, it always seems like I’ll find several items […]

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