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Canadian Admiral Co. Ltd; Long Branch, Ont.

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Name: Canadian Admiral Co. Ltd; Long Branch, Ont.    (CDN)  
Abbreviation: canadmiral
Products: Model types
Summary:

Canadian Admiral Corporation Ltd; Long Branch, Ontario. Known to have produced a model 5R12 which appears identical to the USA Admiral model 5R12, circa 1949.

History:

 

“Canadian Admiral Corp. Ltd. – This US company began manufacturing radios in Canada in 1946.  They were also located at addresses in Malton, Longbranch, Weston and Port Credit at various times.”

ref: “Radios of Canada”, p12. Lloyd Swackhammer, 2002

Also: see label inside ID = 2117754 for reference to Port Credit, Ontario.

This manufacturer was suggested by Keith Staines.


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
CDN  50 5E23X Ch= 5E2 12SA7  The Admiral 5E23X is a 5-tube table radio with ivory colour plastic cabinet. Has... 
CDN  54 5R39X Ch= 5R3X 12BE6  The Admiral model 5R39X is a 5-tube AC/DC table radio. Available in several colours. ... 
CDN  54 5R38X Ch= 5R3X 12BE6  The Admiral model 5R38X is a 5-tube AC/DC table radio. Available in several colours. ... 
CDN  54 5R37X Ch= 5R3X 12BE6  The Admiral model 5R37X is a 5-tube AC/DC table radio. Available in several colours. ... 
CDN  54 5R36X Ch= 5R3X 12BE6  The Admiral model 5R36X is a 5-tube AC/DC table radio. Available in several colours. ... 
CDN  54 4B24X Ch= 4B2X 1R5  The Admiral model 4B24X is a 4-tube line or battery powered portable radio. Available in s... 
CDN  54 5R31X Ch= 5R3X 12BE6  The Admiral model 5R31X is a 5-tube AC/DC table radio. Available in several colours. ... 
CDN  54 5R33X Ch= 5R3X 12BE6  The Admiral model 5R33X is a 5-tube AC/DC table radio. Available in several colours. ... 
CDN  54 4B22X Ch= 4B2X 1R5  The Admiral model 4B22X is a 4-tube line or battery powered portable radio. Available in s... 
CDN  54 4B21X Ch= 4B2X 1R5  The Admiral model 4B21X is a 4-tube line or battery powered portable radio. Available in s... 
CDN  53 5L39X Ch= 5L3X 12BE6  The Admiral model 5L39X is a 5-tube clock radio. Same schematic as model 5L32X, ... 
CDN  53 5L38X Ch= 5L3X 12BE6  The Admiral model 5L38X is a 5-tube clock radio. Same schematic as model 5L32X, ... 

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

Scanned from the Admiral Folder RA-200, Season 1953.tbn_admiral_folder_ra200_p2.jpg
Scanned from the Admiral Folder RA-200, Season 1953.tbn_admiral_folder_ra200_p1.jpg

  
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