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Arcturus Radio Tube Company


Arcturus Radio Tube Company, 219 Elizabeth Avenue, Newark, New Jersey, USA



First seen: 01-Jan-1900
Last seen: 31-Dec-1932

Brand(s): Arcturus


Arcturus established itself as the leader in 'blue tubes', surpassing and outlasting all others. They produced many tubes, but onl the 201 model variants will be covered here. 

Arcturus variants:

 
A U
R R
C U
T S
101-A
1
Tube
{v1} Globe (s-14), short bakelite base, tipless,


Brand variant
Arcturus 101A star top 
 
 
Arcturus 101A base view
Arcturus 101A base bottom view
{v1} "Arcturus" "Type 101A" with blue envelope.


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Shreveport Times (Shreveport,LA), 13-Oct-1929[1]
Royal Eastern Radio Catalog, 1931[2]
Arcturus Stock Certificate, 1932[3]

Bibliography references:
  1. Shreveport Times (Shreveport,LA), 13-Oct-1929. From Newspapers.com. Retrieved 21-Oct-2018. *
  2. Royal Eastern Radio Catalog, 1931. Personal collection.
  3. eBay Auction photo, 23-Sep-2018
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