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Accurate Recording Instrument Co

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June 1928.
October 1929.
April 1943.

The Accurate Recording Instrument Co, of Manor Road, Teddington, Middlesex. (1929)

of Aric Works, Garth Road, Lower Morden, Surrey. Telephone: Derwent 2211-3. Cables: "Accuracy, Morden, Surrey". (1947)

1927 Company founded by R. N. Reid.

1929 Patent - Improvements in and relating to thermometers. [1]

1929 Patent - Improvements in or relating to the water circulating systems of internal combustion engines. [2]

1929 Advert in British Industries Fair Catalogue as an Optical, Scientific and Photographic Exhibit. Manufacturers of Oil, Air, Steam, Vacuum, etc., Pressure Gauges, Thermometers, Altimeters, Air-Speed Indicators, Revolution Indicators, Barometers, Radiator Thermometers, Inclinometers, Pyrometers, Thermostats. (Scientific Section - Stand No. O.39) [3]

1937 Aric Ltd was incorporated; it traded under the name of the Accurate Recording Instrument Co.

1937 Instrument manufacturers. "Accurate" and "Aric" Indicators and Gauges. [4]

1947 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Manufacturers of Gauges (Pressure, Vacuum and Compound). Thermometers (Dial Type, both remote-reading and direct-fitting). Recorders (Temperature, Pressure and Vacuum) Tank Gauges (Hydrostatic and Liquid-expansion). (Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand No. D.1690) [5]

1960 Aric Ltd was acquired from Norcros by Southcros Ltd. Some of its products were patented which was held through the subsidiary company B. and R. Patents Ltd. [6]

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