Dialed Bamboo Radio

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Rated 4 out of 5 by 1 reviewer.
Rated 4 out of 5 by small size, good sound I needed a little radio that I could around the house with me (or to the beach, outside on the porch, etc), and the idea that I wouldnt' need to worry about batteries was a significant plus. The included instructions say that 90 seconds of 2x/second cranking provides ~20 minutes of sound. I haven't timed it exactly, but that seems about correct. One set of cranking gets me though getting ready for work in the morning with a little left to spare. negatives: 1) There are no 'extras' in the box. There is a plug available so you can use wall power but it's not included and you'd have to search for it. 2) the crank is plastic. I don't find this a problem but I'm pretty gentle with it; the boyfriend is sure it will just snap off soon....i'm not so sure I don't agree. 3) You can theorettically charge your phone--I haven't tried this, but once again--no included cables, adapters, etc. I got this on sale, and I'm not disappointed but don't think it's a great value for the cost, especially without the plug. March 18, 2013
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NEUTRAL Style #:26034660 An homage to analog, this self-cranking wooden AM/FM radio can also connect with mp3 players for a contemporary edge. Dialed Bamboo Radio