Austin Insulators, Inc.
This Mississauga, Ontario, Canada company has supplied Radio Frequency (RF)
insulators since 1933. These insulators include tower base insulators,
and guy strain insulators. You can learn more by going to the company's
web site at http://www.austin-insulators.com/
|A.O. Austin graduates from Leland Stanford University
and starts working for Pacific Gas & Electric of California. He
is sent east to serve as an insulator inspector.
|Austin leaves P.G. & E. and starts working for
Lima Insulator Co., Lima, New York
|The Lima plant burns down. Austin goes to
work for Ohio Brass, Barberton, Ohio in the insulator division.
|A.O. Austin leaves Ohio Brass and starts A.O.
Austin, Inc. in Barberton, Ohio
|After Austin dies, Decca Records acquires A.O.
Austin, Inc. for its Navigation Division. Design and production facilities
are moved from Barberton, Ohio to Toronto, Ontario
This page created February 5, 2003