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Echophone Radio, Inc. - see also (The) Radio Shop or Hallicrafters Inc.

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Name: Echophone Radio, Inc. - see also (The) Radio Shop or Hallicrafters Inc.    (USA)  
Abbreviation: echophone

Echophone Radio, Inc.; 1120 North Ashland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois -Trade names Air Chief, Compact, Echophone, Ufonic.

Eigentlich Verkaufsagentur für Radio Shop [152-60]. Vertrieb Schweiz = Apco AG Zürich (mit Eigenmarke Echophone!).


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  35/36 Autoradio    
USA  31 Midget 8-Rö   [3331438B] 
USA  31 Midget var2   [3331441-1231] 
USA  35/36 Auto-Heim-Radio    
USA  31 Midget 6-Rö   [3331438B] 
USA  31 Midget var1   [3331449] 
USA  32 Broadcast+Police    
USA  32 10 58  Push-pull af output stage. 
USA  32 12 57   
USA  32 14 58  Shadowgraf tuning. 
USA  32 15 58  Push-pull af output stage; two e-dyn speakers. 
USA  32 16 58  Shadowgraf tuning; push-pull af output stage. 


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

March 1925, Radio News magazine advertisement on page 1741tbn_usa_echophone_ad_mar._1925_radio_news_page_1741.jpg
September 1925, Electrical Record Supplement page 35 - By September 1925, the Echophone Radio company was already located at the N. Ashland Ave. address in Chicago.tbn_usa_echophone_v_3_sept._1925_electrical_record_35.jpg
Model tag from V-3 showing Chicago address.tbn_usa_echophone_v_3_tag.jpg
June 1944 Electronics magazine page 178 Address in June 1944 for the Echophone Radio Co. was 540 North Michigan Avenue Chicago 20, Illinoistbn_usa_echophone_address_june_1944_electronics_178.jpg


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