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Recycle & Retrofit

1 Post authored by: bksutherland
Some of the most durable, best looking, and best sounding portable radios were the boom boxes of the 1970s and 1980s.   They were also cultural icons, appearing in films like Say Anything, Do the Right Thing and Pump Up the Volume -- the community hearth of media.   Modern digital FM tuners such as the Si4703 from the iPod nano use a fraction of the power of 80's electronics, they are super cheap and they have all kinds of great features, like seek, remembering your favourite sta ...