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The musical instrument pickups, effects units and amplifiers designed and manufactured
by Harry DeArmond and Bud Rowe and finally Steve Tosh in Toledo, Ohio, from the 1940s to the 1980s, through Rowe Industries Inc.,
H. N. Rowe & Company, Rowe DeArmond Inc., DeArmond Inc. and Tosh Electronics, all of Toledo, Ohio, USA.

Harlin Bros.

  Harlin Bros. Multi-Kord Hawaiian guitars (specifically not steel guitars, according to the company) were manufactured in Indianapolis, Indiana.

  Jay Harlin, one of five brothers, all of whom were involved in the company, was the first person to have a Patent issued for a Hawaiian Guitar, in the late 1930s.


 

The photos above show a Hershey Bar-type pickup installed in a Harlin Bros. Hawaiian Guitar (Photos courtesy of Stringpicker).