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Canadian General Electric (Canada) (C.G.E. or CGE)

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Name: Canadian General Electric (Canada) (C.G.E. or CGE)    (CDN)  
Abbreviation: canadian-g
Products: Model types Others Tube manufacturer
Summary:

Canadian General Electric Co. Limited (C.G.E.), Ontario, Canada.

The "Mallory Yaxley Radio Service Encyclopaedia Canadian Volume" has published cross references for RCA Victor models.

Founded: 1892
History:

1892 - 1900 Canadian General Electric Company Limited becomes incorporated in Canada through a merger of Edison Light Electric Company and Thomson-Houston Electric Light Company of Canada. Manufacturing facilities in Peterborough, Ontario are already in operation. Generators, transformers, motors, wire and cable, and lamps are being manufactured by 500 employees. 1900 - 1950 Acquired Sunbeam Lamp Company of Toronto (1911) Montreal Lamp plant established (1912) Vacuum Tube operations begin in Toronto (1921) Canadian Edison Appliance Company established (1922) Small appliances plant opened at Barrie, Ontario (1945) Plastics plant opened at Cobourg, Ontario (1946) Lighting plant opened at Oakville, Ontario (1946) Metres plant in Quebec City opens (1947)

This manufacturer was suggested by Vitor Oliveira.


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
CDN  62 FS-22 12AT7  The Canadian General Electric model FS-22 is a plug-in FM multiplex adapter. 
CDN  62 12R31 19EZ8  The Canadian General Electric model 12R31 is an AC/DC powered 6-tube FM broadcast tab... 
CDN  63 P870A   The Canadian General Electric model P870A is a portable 8-transistor radio for AM broadcas... 
CDN  59 CP776B 2N1058  The Canadian General Electric CP776B is a 7-transistor portable radio for standard broadca... 
CDN  62 31R24 19JN8  The Canadian General Electric model 31R24 is a 5-tube AM/FM clock radio. 
CDN  63 35R23 12BE6  The Canadian General Electric model 35R23 is a 5-tube clock radio. 
CDN  63 68R21   The Canadian General Electric model 68R21 is a portable 8-transistor radio for AM bro... 
CDN  63 65R25   The Canadian General Electric model 65R25 is a portable 5-transistor radio.  
CDN  65 35R66   The Canadian General Electric model 35R66 is a 5-transistor AC powered, AM clock radio. 
CDN  65 15R63 12BE6  The Canadian General Electric model 15R63 is a 5-tube table radio for AM broadcast recepti... 
CDN  65 31R61 12BE6  The Canadian General Electric model 31R61 is a 6-tube, 3-transistor AM/FM radio. 
CDN  65 11R62 12BE6  The Canadian General Electric model 11R62 is a 6-tube, 3-transistor AM/FM radio. 

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