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Octron Ltd., Birmingham

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Name: Octron Ltd., Birmingham    (GB)  
Abbreviation: octron
Products: Tube manufacturer

Octron Ltd., 32 Charlotte St., Birmingham UK. Company previously named H.S. Electric Co Ltd which made valves/tubes under the Octron name.

7 types of tube were available in 1926 and were tested by Wireless World.  The results were published in the December 22 1926 issue,   (This disagrees with Stokes who mentions that 5 types were available in mid 1927)

The tubes were made with an unusual octagonal base.

Founded: 1926
Closed: 1929
Production: 1926 - 1929

This manufacturer was suggested by Roy Johnson.