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Sonatron Tube Company; Chicago and New York

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Name: Sonatron Tube Company; Chicago and New York    (USA)  
Abbreviation: sonatron
Products: Tube manufacturer

Sonatron Tube Company
108 West Lake St. Chicago (1928)
16 Hudson Street, New York (1928)
320 Lafayette Building, Detroit (1928)
also Windsor, Ontaria, Canada (1926)

220 South State Street, Chicago (when?)

Founded: 1926
ref.: Tyne, Saga of the Vacuum Tube, p.363.

This manufacturer was suggested by Gerd Junginger.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  26 3 Tube Amplifier   Sonatron Amplifier with 3 red, white and blue matched power tubes. 


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

Radio Broadcast, Dec. 1926, Page 218tbn_usa_sonatron.jpg
Saturday Evening Post date c. 1927tbn_sonatron_ad_e1118.jpg
Radio News October 1926tbn_sonatronrn1026.png
Picture from The Talking Machine World, October 1927, page 83.tbn_sonatron_description.jpg
Undated brochure c. 1928tbn_sonatron_tube_poster_c._1928_e823.png


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