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Centrum-Radio, Gylling & Co.; Stockholm

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Name: Centrum-Radio, Gylling & Co.; Stockholm    (S)  
Abbreviation: centrum
Products: Model types Brand

AB Gylling & Co.
Centrum, Stockholm (1932)
Stadsgården, Stockholm (1939)

Brand: Centrum-Radio

Centrum had their own line of vacuum tubes, but most likely didn't produce them.

Distribution in Switzerland: Bosshardt & Imhof AG, Zug .

Founded: 1912
Production: 1929 -

AB Gylling & Co. was founded in 1912 by Mr. Bertil Gylling. Mid-1920s they started to trade with radios and parts, radio production under the brand Centrum started in 1929.

Around the 1970s one can find mention of Centrum Radio AB, but it's unclear when exactly a separate company was founded.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
99 Doublet with ID=18169    
39 120 14F8   
48 754V Typ 120 (119 / 119A) 14F8  The information about the chassis type 120 given in Thali is probably wrong. This model sh... 
48 781V Typ 125 6J6  Thali mentions chassis 127, which is correct for model 791Vg, but not for model 781V, whic... 
48 791Vg Typ 127 6J6  5 wave bands: SW1 13.6 - 20.8 m, SW2 20.6 - 44 m, SW3 43.5 - 120 m, MW 187.5 - 577 m and L... 
45 113 7S7   
45 122 14F8   
45 752 Typ 109 6J8EG  The correlct model designation for model 752 should be 752V for an AC set, or 752LV for an... 
45 753 Typ 113 (error) 7S7  The correct model designation for model 753 should be 753V for an AC set, or 753LV for an ... 
45 761V Typ 109 6J8EG  The information about the employment of magic eyes seems to be wrong: 761LV should have 6 ... 
45 763V Typ 113 7S7   
45 765LV Typ 122 14F8   


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

Logo in ~1930.tbn_s_centrum_ew5_data.jpg
Logo auf der Skala eines W 81.tbn_s_centrum_w81_logo.jpg
Logo in ~1966.tbn_s_centrum_fmautomatik_530_logo1.jpg
A Centrum tube boxtbn_s_centrum_tube_box.jpg

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CENTRUM and GYLLING today and the history book to order
Vincent de Franco

CENTRUM Radio was part of GYLLING. You can find information about the GYLLING group today under their actual website HERE.

The historical book on CENTRUM Radio / GYLLING can be found and ordered on the page of the publisher Premium Publishing of Sweden.

Centrum-Radio, Gylling & Co.; Stockholm
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