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Jackson (The) Electrical Instrument CO., Dayton

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Name: Jackson (The) Electrical Instrument CO., Dayton    (USA)  
Abbreviation: jackson-el
Products: Model types Others
Summary:

The Jackson Electrical Instrument Company, Dayton, Ohio, U.S.A.

Founded: 1933
Production: 1934 -
History:
The Jackson Electrical Instrument Company was founded in Dayton, Ohio in 1933. The founder, Paul Jackson, died in 1957, and in 1966 Jackson E.I. mowed to Mineola, New York when it becomed a division of their competitor Mercury Electronics. As division of Mercury Electronics Jackson faded away in early 1970s. Their most notable product was 648 series tube tester of wich 40000 units where made in diferent variants. The Jackson E.I. was also one of rare manufacturers who offered low cost kit upgrades for modernization of their older instruments and bringing them up to date. Source: Jackson model 648 complete manual by James Cross, Vacuum Tubes Inc.

This manufacturer was suggested by Edoardo Fontana.


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  48 VTVM 109 6X5   
USA  38 600 Complete Service Lab.    
USA  38 680 Dynamic Analyzer   Is part of the Model 600, Complete Service Lab. 
USA  38 523 Cathode Ray Oscillograph   Is part of the Model 600, Complete Service Lab. 
USA  38 420 Universal Test Oscillator   Part of Model 600 Complete Service Lab. See model 420 for the portable version. 
USA  38 635 Tester and Analyzer    
USA  38 630 Portable Tube Tester    
USA  38 627 Portable Tube Tester    
USA  38 627 Counter Type Tube Tester    
USA  38 618 Universal Multimeter    
USA  38 642 Deluxe Multimeter    
USA  38 680 Portable Dynamic Analyzer    

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

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Scanned from the Radio Retailing July 1946 page 159.tbn_jackson_prom_rr_jul46_p159.jpg
Scanned from the Radio Retailing September 1946 page 140.tbn_rr_sep46_p140.jpg
Scanned from the Radio Retailing November 1946 page 152.tbn_rr_nov46_p152.jpg
Scanned from the Radio & Television Retailing March 1947 page 186.tbn_rr_mar47_p186.jpg

  
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