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Canadian Marconi Co. Ltd. (CMC, Esterline), Marconi's Wireless; Montreal, QC

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Name: Canadian Marconi Co. Ltd. (CMC, Esterline), Marconi's Wireless; Montreal, QC    (CDN)  
alternative name:
CMC Canada || Marconi, Canada
Abbreviation: canadia-ma
Products: Model types
Summary:

Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Company of Canada
(1903)

Canadian Marconi Company Ltd.
(1925)

CMC Electronics, Inc.
(2001)

Esterline Avionics Systems - CMC Electronics
(2007)

CMC's principal locations were in Montreal, Quebec; Ottawa, Ontario; and Chicago, Illinois.

Founded: 1903
History:

1903 Incorporation of Marconi's Wireless Telegraph Company of Canada
1925 Name changed to Canadian Marconi Ltd.

1948 English Electric Company Ltd. (UK) buys Marconi Company (UK)
1953 English Electric acquires 50.6% of Canadian Marconi
1968 English Electric bought by GEC (UK)
1999 BAE Systems (British Aerospace) purchases GEC's share of CMC

2000 Name changed to BAE Systems Canda
2001 BAE bought by ONCAP (an investment group lead by Onex Corporation)
2001 Transfer of all shares to ONCAP

Rights to the Marconi name sold to Marconi plc., the former GEC (date uncertain)

2001 Name changed to CMC Electronics Inc.
2007 CMC aquired by Esterline (in March)


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
CDN  39 155 6A8G  The Canadian marconi model 155 is a 5-tube radio for broadcast reception. It requires an e... 
CDN  40 183A 1A7G  The Canadian Marconi model 183A is a 6-tube line or battery powered portable radio. Has bu... 
CDN  40 183 1A7G  The Canadian Marconi model 183 is a 6-tube line or battery powered portable radio. Has bui... 
CDN  40 182 12SA7  The Canadian Marconi model 182 is a 5-tube AC/DC table radio. Covers standard broadcast an... 
CDN  40 181 12SA7  The Canadian Marconi model 181 is a 5-tube table radio for broadcast reception. 
CDN  39 180 12A8GT  The Canadian Marconi model 180 is an AC/DC operated 5-tube BC band receiver. Ava... 
CDN  39 169 6A8  The Canadian Marconi model 169 is an 8-tube table radio with tuning eye tube and pushbutto... 
CDN  39 167 6K8  The Canadian Marconi model 167 is a 6-tube table radio with tuning eye tube and ... 
CDN  39 165 6SA7  The Canadian Marconi model 165 is a 5-tube car radio with vibrator type B+ power supply. H... 
CDN  39 158 6K8  The Canadian Marconi model 158 is a 6-tube console radio with t... 
CDN  27 Power Supply 22020-1525 UX280  B+ supply voltages:  180 vdc;  135 vdc;  40 vdc Filament supply voltages... 
CDN  39 131 1D5G  The Canadian Marconi model 131 is a 7-tube console radio for st... 

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

Tube Boxtbn_cnd_canadian_marconi.jpg
Marconi Service Manualtbn_ca_marconi_service_manual1.png
Marconi Service Manualtbn_ca_marconi_service_manual2.jpg
Marconi Service Manual Inhalttbn_ca_marconi_service_manual_index.png
Scanned from the Marconi Folder for 1936.tbn_marconi_cdn_1936_p1_part1.jpg
Scanned from the Marconi Folder for 1936.tbn_marconi_cdn_1936_p1_part2.jpg
Scanned from the Marconi Folder for 1936.tbn_marconi_cdn_1936_p1_part3.jpg
Scanned from the Marconi Folder for 1936.tbn_marconi_cdn_1936_p2_part2.jpg
Scanned from the Marconi Folder for 1936.tbn_marconi_cdn_1936_p2_part3.jpg
Scanned from the handsome line Marconi Booklet for 1959.tbn_marconi_folder_1959_p16_17.jpg
Scanned from the handsome line Marconi Booklet for 1959.tbn_marconi_folder_1959_p20_21.jpg
Scanned from the handsome line Marconi Booklet for 1959.tbn_marconi_folder_1959_p22_23.jpg
Scanned from the handsome line Marconi Booklet for 1959.tbn_marconi_folder_1959_p24_25.jpg
Scanned from the handsome line Marconi Booklet for 1959.tbn_marconi_58_59_p26_27.jpg
Scanned from the handsome line Marconi Booklet for 1959.tbn_marconi_58_59_p28_29.jpg
Scanned from the handsome line Marconi Booklet for 1959.tbn_marconi_58_59_p34_35.jpg
Scanned from the handsome line Marconi Booklet for 1959.tbn_marconi_58_59_p2_3.jpg
Scanned from the handsome line Marconi Booklet for 1959.tbn_marconi_58_59_p4_5.jpg
Scanned from the handsome line Marconi Booklet for 1959.tbn_marconi_58_59_p6_7.jpg
Scanned from the handsome line Marconi Booklet for 1959.tbn_marconi_58_59_p8_9.jpg
Scanned from the Marconi Folder Radios..Phono-Combinations..HI-FI for 1955tbn_marconi_folder_1955_p1.jpg
Scanned from the Marconi Folder Radios..Phono-Combinations..HI-FI for 1955tbn_marconi_folder_1955_p2.jpg
Scanned from the Marconi Folder Radios..Phono-Combinations..HI-FI for 1955tbn_marconi_folder_1955_p4.jpg
Scanned from the Marconi Folder Radios..Phono-Combinations..HI-FI for 1955tbn_marconi_folder_1955_p7.jpg
Scanned from the Marconi Folder Radios..Phono-Combinations..HI-FI for 1955tbn_marconi_folder_1955_p10.jpg
Scanned from the Marconi Folder Radios..Phono-Combinations..HI-FI for 1955tbn_marconi_folder_1955_p11.jpg
Scanned from the Marconi Folder Radios..Phono-Combinations..HI-FI for 1955tbn_marconi_folder_1955_p12.jpg
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Thanks for the photo Mr. Ferenc Tóth!tbn_h_magyarrad_radioujsag_1924~~2.jpg

  
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