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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  49/50 RA-1303 6BA6  "Similar circuitry as for RA-1202 as per index..." Built in loop antenna for AM,FM. 
CDN  50/51 514 1U4  "Similar circuitry as for P-505 as per index..." Built in loop antenna.Selenium rectifier. 
CDN  67 921N6 Ch= X-2458-14 12BE6  The Canadian Westinghouse model 921N6 is a 6-tube AM/FM clock radio. 
CDN  65 Ch= X-2466-11 12BE6  Westinghouse 5-tube clock radio. 
CDN  66 221XP6 Ch= X-2469-11   The Westinghouse model 221XP6 is a 6-transistor, line or battery powered radio for AM broa... 
CDN  68 CR502 Ch= 787L045D01   The Westinghouse model CR502 is a 6-transistor AM clock radio. 
CDN  68 CR503 Ch= 787L045D01   The Westinghouse model CR503 is a 6-transistor AM clock radio. 
CDN  68 CR516 Ch= 787L045D01   The Westinghouse model CR516 is a 6-transistor AM clock radio. 
CDN  68 CR522 Ch= 787L045D01   The Westinghouse model CR522 is a 6-transistor AM clock radio. 
CDN  68 CR523 Ch= 787L045D01   The Westinghouse model CR523 is a 6-transistor AM clock radio. 
CDN  68 RLS1010 Ch= 787L045D01   The Westinghouse model RLS1010 is a 6-transistor AM table radio. 
CDN  68 RLS1011 Ch= 787L045D01   The Westinghouse model RLS1011 is a 6-transistor AM table radio. 

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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
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Radio News of Canada c. 1923tbn_westinghouse_ad_rnoc_c._1923.png

  
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