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Calrad - California Radio & Electronics Co.; Hollywood (CA)

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Name: Calrad - California Radio & Electronics Co.; Hollywood (CA)    (USA)  
Abbreviation: calradcali
Products: Model types Others
Summary:

Calrad - California Radio & Electronics Co.; 823 No. Highland Ave., Hollywood 38, California. (~1940´s - min. 2012).

Known for their "Calrad" electronic catalog with mostly US engineered and far-east imported electronic goods.

In 2012 still active company, see calradstore.com

History:
Ref.: Advert in US "Billboard" 9th Oct. 1948.
Company advert in US "Billboard" 9th Oct. 1948.

The brand "Calrad" sometimes used Burstein-Applebee Co. as a supplier.

This manufacturer was suggested by Wolfgang Scheida.


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  66 Stereo Amplifier SA-30B 12AX7  Integrated amplifier;  Made in Japan. 
USA  58 FM Receiver unknown 17EW8  Power consumption 30 watts. Made in Japan. Radio fabriqué au Japon. 
USA  70 2¼ Inch Miniature PM Speaker PM-2¼   Made in Japan. 
USA  75 Super-Cardioid Shotgun Microphone 10-10   Made in Japan. 
USA  60 Power Supply VC-6   Variable autotransformer with two 2.5 amp outputs. 0-150 VAC metered output. Made i... 
USA  68 Transistor Tester Model T.R.T.   Calrad Portable Electronics Repair Model Transistor Tester T.R.T. 
USA  80 Solid State Regulated DC Power Supply DVP-312 45-735A    
USA  75 Standing Wave Bridge SR-16 65-286   SWR meter. Made in Japan. 
USA  70 Code Practice Oscillator 70-376   Tone, light and/or light & tone. Needs external key. Made in Japan. 
USA  75 Variable Voltage Transformer 45-739   Out: 0 ... ~150 V; 5 A. 
USA  55 Phonograph Pick-Up TO-35   Crystal cartridge by Webcor. 3 Volt output. For LP & SP. Made in Japan. 
USA  70 Stereo Headphones HP-5 - 15-113   Two way system. Made in Japan 

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