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Acme Apparatus Co.; Cambridge (MA)

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Name: Acme Apparatus Co.; Cambridge (MA)    (USA)  
Abbreviation: acmeapp
Products: Model types Others

Acme Apparatus Company; 200 Massachussets Avenue, Cambridge 39, Massachussets. In the August 1926 McGraw-Hill Radio Trade Catalog under the heading of manufacturers of Loud Speakers on page 217, the Acme Apparatus Company was located at 37 Osborn Street in Cambridge. Ma. The company's loud speaker was called the "Kleerspeaker."

Manufacturer of transformer, amplifiers and loud speakers.


This manufacturer was suggested by Konrad Birkner † 12.08.2014.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  23 Acmefone    
USA  22 Acmefone Loudspeaker Rec. UV200  The receiver has a single tuning circuit, with a variable condenser in series with an ante... 
USA  26 B Eliminator unknown_Tube   
USA  25/26 Acmeflex 5-Tube Reflex Kit Model S-2 unknown_Tube  Built in loop antenna. Can be supplied by "B-Eliminator". 
USA  25 Acmeflex S   $80.00 without cabinet. Loop Aerial.  
USA  27 Acme Reproducer K-2   Acme Reproducer K-2; 
USA  20 Acme Amplifier Y-2 VT-Class-I  The Acme Apparatus Company Acme Amplifier was a single stage amplifier. It had a small woo... 
USA  20 Acme Detector Type Y-1 [UV Tube] VT-Class-I  The Acme Apparatus Company Acme Detector. It had a small oak wood case with the tube socke... 
USA  22 Two-Stage Audio Amplifier DY-10 UV201  ACME Two-Stage Amplifier Sockets mounted on bakelite base: positive spring connections. F... 
USA  22 Detector 2 Stage Amplifier DY-12 UV200  ACME Detector and Two-Stage Amplifier Consists of Audion detector to which is added two st... 
USA  26/27 Acme Junior K-3   Acme Junior K-3 Enclosed Single Free Edge Cone Speaker. Can accept anode current up to 25 ... 
USA  22 Amplifying Transformer A-2   Amplifying Transformer A-2. 


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

Advert 192Xtbn_us_acmeapp_192x_address.jpg
Brand name in ~1926.tbn_usa_acmeapp_brandname_data_1926.jpg
Advert in magazine ~1923tbn_us_acme_transformer_advert.jpg
Radio Broadcast, May 1922, p. 77tbn_usa_acme_app.jpg
Radio Broadcast, Jun. 1922, p. 167tbn_usa_acme_app_2.jpg
Radio Broadcast, May 1925, p. 113tbn_usa_acme.jpg
Radio for December, 1921 magazine advertisement on page 223.tbn_usa_acme_ad_dec._1921_radio_page_223.jpg
June 1920, Electrical Merchandising magazine advertisement page 181tbn_usa_acme_apparatus_june_1920_electrical_merch_page_181.jpg


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