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Omscolite Corp.; Philadelphia, PA

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Name: Omscolite Corp.; Philadelphia, PA    (USA)  
Abbreviation: omscolite
Products: Model types

Omscolite Corp.
Stokley & Roberts Ave.
Philadelphia, PA

Omscolite Corp. branded transistor radios and other products made in Japan.  The company's warehouse was destroyed in a fire on November 17, 1962 and their status after that date is unknown.


This manufacturer was suggested by David Erali.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  60 Omscolite (wedge) 12BE6   
USA  65 Six Transistor   Omscolite Six Transistor; Earphones jack, volume dial window. Made in Japan. 
USA  59 6 Transistor   Made in USA. Not do be confused with the >Omscolite Six Transistor<,made in J... 
USA  60 Omsco lite DE LUXE 2 Transistors Boy's Radio   This two-word brand seems intermediate between Omsco (see for example the Hi-Fi 10 Transis... 
USA  60 Omsco All Transistor Power Pack 2.2.3 (223)   Made in Japan. 
USA  58 PO-100    
USA  63 De Luxe HiFi 10 Transistors   Similar to other models listed under Nipco 10 Transistors. 
USA  56 2 Speaker All Wave Super Het.   Made in Japan 
USA  62 Omsco AC-DC 7 Transistors   Similar to other models listed under Nipco 8 Transistors As observed for the peculiar O... 
USA  60 Omsco Hi-Fi 10 Transistors   This radio was made in the USA and is probably the prototype of all the Hi-Fi 8/10 Transis... 
USA  60 Transistor Radio 2TR   See similar model PO-100. Made in Japan