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1985 Curtis Mathes Color Console, Model K2658RL
The 1985 Curtis Mathes Color Console, Model K2658RL. This beauty came in genuine Oak Veneer with a swivel base. she also had a removable glass screen.
The 1985 Curtis Mathes Color Console K2658RL
This beautiful model was given to me by Fran Howard, she purchased the modern beauty from the Curtis Mathes Showroom in Cookeville, Tennessee in 1985. Fran was the original owner, and this was a very well loved color console. The modern styling is in a lovely Oak veneer that is a sure winner wherever you put it in you home. Quartz controlled electronic tuning system is a highly accurate and beautifully designed tuning system that features superb tuning sensitivity for turning any of the 12 VHF channels (2-13). 70 UHF channels (14-83), 15 mid band CATV channels, (AS-A1, A7, AI) 14 super band CATV channels (J-W) and 23 hyper bank CATV channels (AA-WW). Programmable scan features stops only on those channels you have programmed into the set's memory.
Adjusted the Colors, and they Are Popping on the 1985 Curtis Mathes
Adjusted the Colors, and they Are Popping on the 1985 Curtis Mathes ... Spock and Kirk are bright and beautiful again on the 1985 Curtis Mathes color television console, model K2658RL. It feels like the 1960s again, what amazing soft pastels.
Planet of the Apes, Playing on the Curtis Mathes 1985 Color Television
ABC - Automatic Brightness Control Circuitry by Curtis Mathes
ABC - automatic brightness control circuitry automatically adjust the picture brightness by adjusting the contrast and color levels at the same time all in proper balance as the room lighting varies during the course of the day. and nighttime viewing. The amazing digital channel number and time display was state of the art technology back in 1985. This would display the time of day or your channel selection and was clearly displayed around the clock section of the control panel, it is all there on this Curtis Mathes model K2658RL.
Curtis Mathes 26 Inch Remote Control Color Console.
In this amazing 1985 Curtis Mathes Color Console the new ACMC II color system give you perfect color & tint levels, because they are controlled automatically with this feature for the beautiful, effort free viewing. A great model K2658RL is amazing
Down on Barney's Farm, Part Two, Played on a 1985 Curtis Mathes Television
The Magical Deluxe Remote Control for 1985
The deluxe infrared remote control is almost magical. The direct channel access lets you "key in" that favorite channel, or let the programmable scan feature do it for you! Enjoy channel up/channel down scanning. Plus volume control, and mute, all at your finger tips. These models were built to last for almost forever. With a four year warranty, to this day I still find many models that have out lived their original owners.
Dr, McCoy with tell you, this Curtis Mathes is Magical
Dr, McCoy with tell you, this Curtis Mathes is Magical ... These televisions last & last ... Sometimes the owners have died, & the children are selling the home with the Curtis Mathes console still playing in the living room like it was showroom new.
Inside the Model K2658RL the Curtis Mathes Color Television
The AFT in the 1985 Curtis Mathes Color Console
With the 1985 Curtis Mathes Color Console the AFT - with automatic fine tuning every station selected is "locked in" for drift - free viewing. The picture control maintains perfect color balance throughout the entire contrast rage. No design feature was compromised in the Curtis Mathes model K2658RL.
I have over the years been given many beautiful Curtis Mathes models, sometimes a real estate agent will call me and ask if I could come remove one of these beauties from a home they are selling. The owners have died, and the children are selling the home with the Curtis Mathes console still playing in the living room like it was showroom new.
The Backside of the Curtis Mathes Color Console, Model K2658RL
Modern Styling with a 134 channel electronic tuning system, and the digital channel has number and time display that the time of day or your channel selection are clearly displayed around the clock on the control panel.
The CM Model K2658RL Color Television has Sound Wide Hi-Fi
In the model K2658RL color television you have a sound wide Hi-Fi audio sound system, this is a remarkably enhanced listening entertainment system integrated into this amazing console, and with the 1985 Curtis Mathes you also have the two channel simulated stereo audio system that makes the sound rich and superb. Two woofers and two tweeters provide powerful and accurate sound reproduction. Separate bass, treble, and balance controls allow you to adjust the sound just the way you like it!
The 1985 Curtis Mathes Console Playing, "Down on Barney's Farm"
This Curtis Mathes has Modern Styling is in Lovely Oak
The modern styling is in a lovely Oak veneer that is a sure winner wherever you put it in you home. Quartz controlled electronic tuning system is a highly accurate and a beautifully designed tuning system.
Model K2658RL comes Equipped with Video Input/output Jacks
In the model K2658RL color television has comes equipped with video input/output jacks that allow you to use the television as a monitor when connected to video games, home computers, VC's, video discs players, etc., without having to disconnect your regular TV antenna signal. The dimensions are 28 3/4 high, 43 3/4 wide, 16 3/4 deep, and add 2.3 inches to depth for the tube cap.
Space 1999, on the 1985 Curtis Mathes Color Console K2658RL
The 26 Inch Color Console Model K2658RL by Curtis Mathes
The 1985 Curtis Mathes Color Console model number K2658RL was state of the art electronics back in the golden age of made in America technology. This lovely televisions model was made during the last of the golden age of USA made televisions, & she had all the love and craftmanship of Texas in her chassis ...
The Beautiful Chassis of the 1985 Curtis Mathes Color Television
The Beautiful Chassis of the 1985 Curtis Mathes Color Television ... She was hand-wired and has a made in America 26 inch CRT - Cathode ray tube.
Curtis Mathes the Beautifully Designed Tuning System of 1985
A beautifully designed tuning system that features superb tuning sensitivity for turning any of the 12 VHF channels (2-13). 70 UHF channels (14-83), 15 mid band CATV channels, (AS-A1, A7, AI) 14 super band CATV channels (J-W) and 23 hyper bank CATV.
The Remarkable Curtis Mathes CRT of 1985
The Curtis Mathes had been making CRT Color tubes for many years. The CM Company like all USA made color CRT’s use the three different phosphors. One emit red light, the other green light, and the last blue light … The color gun package in most Curtis Mathes televisions from this era are packed together in stripes like a aperture grille, or in some cases designed in clusters or triads. The Curtis Mathes Color CRT has for each primary color three electron guns …
Space 1999 Playing on the 1985 Curtis Mathes Console
Space 1999 VHS tape, Playing on the 1985 Curtis Mathes Console by a Curtis Mathes VCR tape player in the year 2018.
Magnified view of the1985 Curtis Mathes Delta Gun
Magnified view of the1985 Curtis Mathes delta gun shadow mask in the 26 inch color console CRT ... The 1985 Curtis Mathes Color Console model number K2658RL was state of the art electronics back in the golden age of made in America technology.
The 1985 Curtis Mathes Color Console Playing Barney
The 1985 Curtis Mathes Color Console Playing a Barney Home Video VHS tape from a Curtis Mathes VCR tape player in the year 2018, vintage fun for the whole family to enjoy over and over again.
The Hand-wired Chassis of the 1985 Curtis Mathes Console
The hand-wired Chassis of the 1985 Curtis Mathes console, the golden age of American Made state of the Art electronics in 1985 had arrived.