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Canadian General Electric (Canada) (C.G.E. or CGE)

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Name: Canadian General Electric (Canada) (C.G.E. or CGE)    (CDN)  
Abbreviation: canadian-g
Products: Model types Others Tube manufacturer
Summary:

Canadian General Electric Co. Limited (C.G.E.), Ontario, Canada.

The "Mallory Yaxley Radio Service Encyclopaedia Canadian Volume" has published cross references for RCA Victor models.

Founded: 1892
History:

1892 - 1900 Canadian General Electric Company Limited becomes incorporated in Canada through a merger of Edison Light Electric Company and Thomson-Houston Electric Light Company of Canada. Manufacturing facilities in Peterborough, Ontario are already in operation. Generators, transformers, motors, wire and cable, and lamps are being manufactured by 500 employees. 1900 - 1950 Acquired Sunbeam Lamp Company of Toronto (1911) Montreal Lamp plant established (1912) Vacuum Tube operations begin in Toronto (1921) Canadian Edison Appliance Company established (1922) Small appliances plant opened at Barrie, Ontario (1945) Plastics plant opened at Cobourg, Ontario (1946) Lighting plant opened at Oakville, Ontario (1946) Metres plant in Quebec City opens (1947)

This manufacturer was suggested by Vitor Oliveira.


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
CDN  48 C-64 12SA7  The General Electric model C-64 is an AC only operated 5 tube BC band receiver w... 
CDN  49/50 C-752LT 12SA7  The General Electric model C-752LT is an AC/DC operated 5 tube ... 
CDN  49/50 C-752T 12SA7  The General Electric model C-752T is an AC/DC operated 5 tube B... 
CDN  65 11R65 19JN8  As well as the valves listed, there are three solid state diodes, for AFC and FM detection... 
CDN  48 C-65 12SA7  The General Electric model C-65 is an AC only operated 5 tube BC band receiver w... 
CDN  49/50 C-752LH 12SA7  The General Electric model C-752L is an AC/DC operated 5 tube B... 
CDN  48 C601 12BE6  Schematic same as CGE C600 EXCEPT R12 is 68000 ohms C23 is 0.01 mfd Wood Cabi... 
CDN  35 A148 6K7  See also Canadian RCA Victor C14-1 
CDN  35/36 A-54 6A7  The schematic indicates that if metal tubes are used the line up is: 6A7 6K7 6B7 6F6 80 ... 
CDN  75 Albatros M46    
CDN  40 R93AG   Phono remote.   
CDN  40 Commentator H-52   May be very similar to CGE Model KL52. 

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

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