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Healing, A.G., Ltd.; Melbourne

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Name: Healing, A.G., Ltd.; Melbourne    (AUS)  
Abbreviation: healing
Products: Model types Others
Summary:

A.G. Healing Ltd Melbourne manufactured radios, television sets and other electrical appliances. They also imported Atwater Kent receivers for a while.

Founded: 1907
Closed: 1975
Production: 1922 - 1975
History:
Alfred George Healing started manufacturing bicycles in Bridge Road Richmond, Melbourne in 1907. Radio manufacture started in 1922 and the "Golden Voice" brand was introduced in 1925. At this time Healing were the importers and distributors of Atwater Kent receivers, which ceased in 1930 with the increase in import tariffs. During the 1930s and 1940s at least, the factory address was 167-173 Franklin St. Melbourne.
During World War Two Healing produced equipment for the armed forces, including radar equipment. In 1956 they started the manufacture of television sets. In 1959 the electronics division became part of Rank Industries but continued manufacturing consumer electronics. The Healing brand is still in use.

This manufacturer was suggested by Wolfgang Scheida.


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
AUS  31 22    
AUS  64/65 Capitol 701-23CC 6ES8  This 23 inch B&W television receiver tuned the 13 standard Australian VHF channels. ... 
AUS  63 Stereogrande 678S 6AN7   
AUS  62 Washington 601-23CBC 6FQ5A   
AUS  62 Waldorf 600-23TML 6FQ5A   
AUS  62 Nevada 601-23CL 6FQ5A   
AUS  62 Capitol 601-23CC 6FQ5A  See similar model 601 
AUS  62 Westwood 601-23LB 6FQ5A   
AUS  62 Manhattan 601-23CLC 6FQ5A   
AUS  34 54 [Revised circuit] 2A7   
AUS  58 L600T 2N219  The speaker is a Rola 5F. See also the similar model Healing 600T. 
AUS  34 44 [Mantel] 2A7   

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Further details for this manufacturer by the members (rmfiorg):

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