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Canadian Westinghouse, Hamilton

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Name: Canadian Westinghouse, Hamilton    (CDN)  
alternative name:
Westinghouse Canada
Abbreviation: canadwest
Products: Model types Tube manufacturer
Summary:

Canadian Westinghouse Co. Limited was established in Canada in 1903. At one point employing 11,000 people in Hamilton Ontario. Items produced were electric motors, generators, turbines, rail equipment, engines, industrial components as well as consumer electronics and components.

Founded: 1903
Closed: 1998
Production: 1923 - 1965
History:

Radio production started in Plant #1 at 286 Sanford Avenue N. in Hamilton about 1923 with the Aeriola Senior. Production continued there until about 1941. In 1945 radio production was moved to Plant #2 on the corner of Longwood Road and Aberdeen Avenue. In the late 1950's solid-state radio and television production began in Brantford Ontario.
Some radios were also manufactured at 285 Beaver Hall Hill in Montreal QC, however it is not known if this location was ever mentioned on any name plates. Radio and radio parts production ended sometime in the early to mid 1960's.

This manufacturer was suggested by Konrad Birkner † 12.08.2014.


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
CDN  61 759T6 Ch= X-2410-12 12BA6  The Westinghouse model 759T6 is a 6-tube AC/DC table radio for standard broadcast receptio... 
CDN  61 HR-1120 Ch= X-2390-19 12BE6  The Westinghouse model HR-1120 is an 8-tube radio with stereo amplifier and record changer... 
CDN  61 650T4 Ch= X-2239-15 12AU6  The Westinghouse model 650T4 is a 4-tube AC/DC table radio for standard broadcast reception. 
CDN  61 649T4 Ch= X-2239-15 12AU6  The Westinghouse model 649T4 is a 4-tube AC/DC table radio for standard broadcast reception. 
CDN  61 648T4 Ch= X-2239-15 12AU6  The Westinghouse model 648T4 is a 4-tube AC/DC table radio for standard broadcast reception. 
CDN  61 HR-1112 Ch= X-2390-19 12BE6  The Westinghouse model HR-1112 is an 8-tube radio with stereo amplifier and record changer... 
CDN  61 HR-1110 Ch= X-2390-19 12BE6  The Westinghouse model HR-1110 is an 8-tube radio with stereo amplifier and record changer... 
CDN  61 HR-1000 Ch= X-2390-19 12BE6  The Westinghouse model HR-1000 is an 8-tube radio with stereo amplifier and record changer... 
CDN  61 652T4 Ch= X-2239-15 12AU6  The Westinghouse model 652T4 is a 4-tube AC/DC table radio for standard broadcast reception. 
CDN  65 958L6 Ch= X-2463-11   The Westinghouse model 958L6 is a 6-transistor clock radio. 
CDN  65 957L6 Ch= X-2463-11   The Westinghouse model 957L6 is a 6-transistor clock radio.  
CDN  59 5C5 Ch= X-2395-12 12BE6  The Westinghouse model 5C5 is a 5-tube radio for AM broadcast reception with built in phon... 

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

Scanned from the Westinghouse Folder for 1957.tbn_westinghouse_folder_1957_title.jpg
Scanned from the Westinghouse Folder for 1957.tbn_westinghouse_folder_1957_p1.jpg
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