Have you ever had an inanimate object that was so good you gave it a name? Maybe a car named Bertie or a kettle named Ken.
The Verge spent some time fondly remembering the radios so kind you can call them your PAL. After years of living with a PAL series radio, it goes beyond terms of sound quality. It's about remembering the occasions that just wouldn't have been the same without it. There'll be plenty of those memories thanks to the sturdy build that keeps it running whatever happens.