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Sapphire I AM/FM radio
FMC-1 module
Big M radio
FM Conversion Sapphire Radios I II III IV V VI   Price: $395
This is a conversion service that adds FM and Auxiliary Input to your Sapphire or Big M radio using an Aurora Design FMC-2 module. The conversion provides excellent FM reception and auxiliary input (optional) for MP3 players, satellite radio, etc. The conversion is non-destructive, nothing removed from the radio and installed inside the radio case (nothing seen). I'm currently converting Sapphire I (1962 to 1965) Sapphire III (1966), Sapphire V (1967) and Big M radios...please contact me for other radios. I'm also converting (replacing) the FM section in Sapphire II radios.

Converted radios play in either AM/FM (2) or AM/FM/Auxiliary Input (3) modes. You select the mode by turning the radio Off & On within ~2 seconds. Preset buttons, volume, tone and tuning knobs all work exactly as before the conversion. A continuous hot wire is NOT required and the radio returns to the previously selected AM/FM/Aux mode. Auxiliary Input uses a standard 1/8" headphone jack which is normally mounted in the side of the radio.

This is the best FM conversion I've seen. Conversion price is approximately $395 for AM/FM and $445 for the AM/FM/Aux. These prices include some required maintenance to get your radio working correctly. If you've purchased repaired your radio with me in the last 5 years, contact me for a lower price.

Copy and paste the following onedrive link into your browser to see a demo video. Email any conversion questions.


Also, see my ads on Samba, visit my web site for additional Sapphire radio information and email for availability of Sapphire I - VI (60-67) radios and radio repair.


Thanks, Rich
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