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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  49 5R12 Ch= 5R1 12SA7  Built-in loop antenna. An identical set was made by USA Admiral with the same model number. 
CDN  47/48 7T10 Ch= 5K1 12SA7  Built-in loop antenna. For the USA we have two versions of this model: one with only Oc... 
CDN  47/48 7RT41 Ch= 5L1X 12SA7  This set has a built-in antenna. The Admiral 7RT43 is electronically identical to this mo... 
CDN  47/48 7RT43 Ch= 5L1X 12SA7  This set has a built-in antenna. The Admiral 7TR41 is electronically identical to this mo... 
CDN  47/48 7C63 Ch= 8C1 6SK7  This model has 2 built-in loop antennas. The phonograph is equipped with a high-fidelity ... 
CDN  46/47 5B1 12SA7  Built-in loop antenna. 
CDN  46/47 5B1A 12SA7  Built-in loop antenna. 
CDN  46/47 4A1 1A7   
CDN  47/48 4D11 Ch= 4D1 [Portable] 1R5  Built-in loop antenna. 
CDN  47/48 7T15 Ch= 5K1 12SA7  Built-in loop antenna. For the USA we have two versions of this model: one with only Oc... 
CDN  49 5V12 12SA7  Built-in loop antenna. 
CDN  49 5C17 12SA7  Built-in loop antenna. 

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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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