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SP Radio (S.P.), Sailor Marineradio; Aalborg

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Name: SP Radio (S.P.), Sailor Marineradio; Aalborg    (DK)  
Abbreviation: sp-radio
Products: Model types

A/S S. P. Radio
Ryesgade 38, Aalborg (1947)

S.P. Radio A/S
Prosvej 2, 9200 Aalborg (1978)

Brand: Sailor

The company produced marine receivers and radios under the Sailor brand. Television and radio receivers for the home were manufactured until ca. 1965.

Founded: 1930
Production: 1932 -

S.P. Radio was founded by Simon Petersen in 1930. In 1948 the company was reorganized as S.P. Radio A/S.

The radio and television production was discontinued in 1965 and partially taken over by Bang & Olufsen.

SP Radio was sold to EuroCom Industries in 1993. The brand was temporarily marketed by the Belgian company SAIT (Société Anonyme Iternationale de TSF) via their Radio Holland subsidiary.

As of 2021, Sailor products are conceived and made by Cobham SATCOM under the Radio Holland umbrella.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
DK  62 Sailor 16T   Marine communications receiver, 0,15 - 4 MHz in four ranges, reception gap 425 - 525 kHz, ... 
DK  64 Sailor 46T   Marine Communications Receiver for LW, MW, SW (1,6 - 4 MHz) and 275 - 425 kHz (NW/DF-Band)... 
DK  55 Harmoni    
DK  70 Sailor Antenna Switch / Dummy H225   Antenna switch with built-in dummy load for short wave and marine band. 
DK  70 Sailor Aerial Relays AR 166   Aerial Relays box for marine band or shortwave transmitters. 
DK  72 Sailor R105   Marine Receiver. LW:170-350 kHz, NW: 300-535 kHz, MW: 700-1650 kHz, SW: 1600-4200 kHz. 23 ... 
DK  50 Sailor C DF91  Marine receiver, round scale. 
DK  65 Sailor 46TN   Maritime receiver covering LW/MW beacon band (270 - 540 kHz) and three shortwave bands (1,... 
DK  72 Sailor R103   Maritime telephony receiver, 12 crystal controlled channels within 1600 - 4200 kHz range i... 
DK  72 Sailor R104   Maritime telephony and direction finding receiver, 150-350 / 300-535 / 700-1650 / 1600-420... 
DK  72 Sailor R106   Maritime telephony and direction finding receiver, 150-350 / 300-535 / 700-1650 / 1600 - 4... 
DK  75 Sailor R108   Maritime telephony and direction finding receiver, 150-260 / 250-430 / 495-1610 / 1600 - 4... 


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