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Hughes Aircraft Co.; Los Angeles, CA

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Name: Hughes Aircraft Co.; Los Angeles, CA    (USA)  
Abbreviation: hughes
Products: Model types Tube manufacturer

Hughes Aircraft Co.
Los Angeles, CA

In the 1950s and 1960s Hughes Aircraft manufactured special vacuum tubes, such as microwave tubes and storage tubes. The company also produced semiconductors, crystal filters, relays, switches and industrial control systems.

The Hughes Products Division produced analog storage oscilloscopes with trademark Memo-Scope.


Mid to end 1950s, Hughes acquired the Vacuum Tubes Products Co. in Oceanside, which continued to operate as a division, keeping the name (and logo in a modernized form).

This manufacturer was suggested by Emilio Ciardiello.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  57 Memo-Scope 104 6498  5-inch storage type oscilloscope. 700KHz vertical bandwidth; 125K inches per second writin... 
USA  70 Transceiver RT-794B / PRC-74   Emisora Militar que trabaja entre 2,000 y 17,999 MHz. con saltos de 1khz. Un total de 1... 


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

Werbung von Hughes Aircraft über die Generalvertretung in der Schweiz im Elektron 1963 / Heft 4/5tbn_usa_hughes_aircraft_werbung_1963.jpg