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Soundesign Corporation; Jersey City, NJ

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Name: Soundesign Corporation; Jersey City, NJ    (USA)  
Abbreviation: soundesign
Products: Model types

Soundesign Corporation
34 Exchange Place
Jersey City, NJ 07302 (1971)

Also: Soundesign Western; 12111 Temple Avenue, City of Industry, California 91746 (~1977).

Soundesign is a brand of consumer electronics manufactured in the Far East and distributed worldwide.  Two different brand logos were used as shown on this page.

Soundesign Corporation was a name change from Realtone Electronics Corp. in 1968, but they had been distributing Soundesign products starting in 1963.  See Realtone Electronics Corp. for a more detailed history.

Founded: 1956
Production: 1963 -

This manufacturer was suggested by Wolfgang Scheida.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  64 SounDesign Eight Transistor TR-1820   See also Realtone models Lincoln TR-1816 and Eight Transistor TR-1820. Made in Japan 
USA  80 3433   Telechron clock parts from USA and assembled in Singapore.   Made in Hong Kong 
USA  82 FM Stereo Musicmate 2052    
USA  65 6 Transistor    
USA  77 1177   Soundesign 1177, AM Pocket Radio; Different color combinations known like red/white or bl... 
USA  75 Stereo 8 Track Player 5018   Soundesign 5018, Stereo 8 Track Player; Built-in amp, balance and tone control, headphone... 
USA  80 2102-(A)   Soundesign 2102-(A); Black with silver front. Made in Hong Kong 
USA  75 4454B   Soundesign 4454B, AM-FM Stereo Receiver; 8-track player, phono in, earphones jack, treble... 
USA  80 2444 (2444-A)   Soundesign 2444 [2444-(A)] Deluxe Multiband Radio; AM: 540 - 1600 KHz, FM/TV1: 57 - 108 M... 
USA  76 Battery Electric 1445B   Mobile in plastica con rivestimento in finta pelle. The case is similar to Sylvania SY ... 
USA  70 2208D   Soundesign 2208D, AM-FM Pocket Radio; AM: 540 - 1600 KHz, FM: 88 - 108 MHz, wrist strap, ... 
USA  80 2207-(C)   Soundesign 2207-(C) AM/FM 2 Band Portable Radio; Hybrid transistor/IC circuitry, 5 W powe... 


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

Original trademark logo: First used 1963, filed 1964, registered 1965, expired 1985.tbn_soundesign_logo_original.jpg
New logo, first used circa 1982?tbn_soundesign_logo_new.jpg