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Sparton of Canada; London, ON

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Name: Sparton of Canada; London, ON    (CDN)  
Abbreviation: sparton
Products: Model types

Sparton of Canada Ltd.
100 Elm Street, London, Ontario
99 Ash Street, London, Ontario

The parrent company of Sparton of Canada was Sparks-Withington in Jackson, Michigan, USA. The founders were Winthrop Withington, Philip H. Whithton and William Sparks. They started with 15 employees in 1900.

On January 20, 1930 Sparton bought a building in London and began producing radios in Canada.

Sparton of Canada continues today with design and manufacture of avionics, defense, medical and industrial electronic devices.

Founded: 1930
Closed: 1978
Production: 1930 - 1978

This manufacturer was suggested by Tony Bartunek.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
CDN  40 6541 6Q7  BC: 530 to 1750 kHz SW: 5,9...16.6 MHz (49m) 
CDN  64 11L5-D/-E/-P 6GY8  It is likely that model 11L5 (no letters) was introduced around 1962 based on manufacturer... 
CDN  50 5050 12BE6  Canada Supplements. 
CDN  50 6150K 6BE6  Canada Supplements. 
CDN  39/40 5040 12A8GT   
CDN  39/40 4741 1A7G  Built in loop antenna. 
CDN  39/40 5240 6A8G   
CDN  39/40 5341 6A8G   
CDN  39/40 5740-XS 1A7G   
CDN  39/40 10140 6SA7   
CDN  40/41 5542 6A8G   
CDN  40/41 5242 6A8G   


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

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