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Masterphone Company; Iowa City, Iowa

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Name: Masterphone Company; Iowa City, Iowa    (USA)  
Abbreviation: masterphon
Products: Model types

The Masterphone Company was located in Iowa City, Iowa. They sold sets fro the early 1920's until the late 1920's. Ed Weidner was the manager. Some of the Masterphone sets were produced by Tri-City Radio Supply (TRESCO) in Davenport Iowa.

Founded: 1922
Closed: 1928

This manufacturer was suggested by Alan Larsen.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  26 Three Dial Set UX201A  Masterphone 3 dial five tube TRF receiver. Appears to use Freshman Masterpiece coils. 
USA  22 Masterphone 1-Tube UV200  The Masterphone One-tube portable battery Receiver. This set was virtual identical to the ... 
USA  24 Masterphone 1-Tube [Late] UV201A  This radio appears to be a later version of the Masterphone 1-Tube. 


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