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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

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

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  57 CT107 12AU6   
CDN  50/51 C-402 12SA7  No pilot light. 
CDN  35/36 A-87Y 6K7   
CDN  52/53 C401 12BE6  Color: Walnut, Ivory, Coral, Red or Green.   
CDN  39 H41B    
CDN  37 F77    
CDN  37 G6B 1D7G  CGE Model G6B uses the same Chassis as RCA 96BT. There are (2) 1H4G tubes used as aud... 
CDN  46 C352 6SK7  Height is measured from flat surface to top of radio (e.g., includes the height of the ... 
CDN  35 A-82 6K7  Band A (BC): 540 ... 1800 kHz Band B (SW): 1.8 ... 6.0 MHz Band C (SW): 5.7 ... 18 ... 
CDN  38 G5B   DC-model. 
CDN  36 A50E    
CDN  36 A6B   DC-model. 


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