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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-13-2016, 10:12 AM Thread Starter
 
 
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Radio pieces

While cleaning the outside of the radio, these pieces fell out. They look like broken pieces. Anyone know what they are, or do? They came out of a 63 radio. I haven't tried to test it without knowing what these pieces are. Any help???
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-13-2016, 10:57 AM
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I suspect they are the spring brass grounding fingers that pressed against the dash enclosure to help eliminate static from the spark plugs and assure a good signal (or as good as you where going to get with an AM radio back in the sixties). Though I am not certain.

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