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{{Company|image1 = THERMOID logo h square.jpg|industry = Industrial hoses
 
{{Company|image1 = THERMOID logo h square.jpg|industry = Industrial hoses
*originally brake lining and tires|founded = 1881|founder(s) = *Frank A. Magowan
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*originally brake lining and tires|founded = 1881|founder(s) = *Frank A. MacGowan
*Allen Magowan|headquarters = *Trenton, OH. (1881-1958)
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*Allen MacGowan|headquarters = *Trenton, OH. (1881-1958)
 
*Philadelphia, PA. (1958-1988)
 
*Philadelphia, PA. (1958-1988)
 
*Bellefontaine, OH. (1988-1999)
 
*Bellefontaine, OH. (1988-1999)
 
*Dublin, OH. (1999-present)|owner(s) = *[[H. K. Porter Company]] (1958-1988)
 
*Dublin, OH. (1999-present)|owner(s) = *[[H. K. Porter Company]] (1958-1988)
*[[HBD Industries, Inc.]] (1988-present)|image2 = Hbd.PNG|caption2 = HBD Industries and HBD/Thermoid headquarters in Dublin, OH.}}The '''Thermoid Rubber Company '''was founded in 1881 by Frank A. and Allen Magowan in Trenton, New Jersey. Its industry was brake lining and tires and its headquarters were in Trenton, New Jersey (1881-1958), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1958-1988), Bellefontaine, Ohio (1988-1999) and Dublin, Ohio (1999-present).
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*[[HBD Industries, Inc.]] (1988-present)|image2 = Hbd.PNG|caption2 = HBD Industries and HBD/Thermoid headquarters in Dublin, OH.}}The '''Thermoid Rubber Company '''was founded in 1881 by Frank A. and Allen MacGowan in Trenton, New Jersey. Its industry was brake lining and tires and its headquarters were in Trenton, New Jersey (1881-1958), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1958-1988), Bellefontaine, Ohio (1988-1999) and Dublin, Ohio (1999-present).
 
In 1958, the company was acquired by the [[H. K. Porter Company]] and consolidated with its Quaker Rubber division, renamed the Thermoid division. In 1967, manufacturing was moved from Trenton to Bellefontaine, Ohio. A new company, [[HBD Industries, Inc.]], was spun off from H. K. Porter in 1988 and acquired the Thermoid division.
 
   
 
In 1958, the company was acquired by the [[H. K. Porter Company]] and consolidated with its [[Quaker City Rubber Company|Quaker Rubber]] division, renamed the Thermoid division. In 1967, manufacturing was moved from Trenton to Bellefontaine, Ohio. A new company, [[HBD Industries, Inc.]], was spun off from H. K. Porter in 1988 and acquired the Thermoid division.[[File:Thermoid.PNG|thumb|265x265px|alt=]]
 
=== '''<u>COMPANY NAMES</u>''' ===
 
=== '''<u>COMPANY NAMES</u>''' ===
Trenton Rubber Company (1881-1909)
 
 
Thermoid Rubber Company (1909-1929)
 
 
Thermoid Company (1929-1958)
 
 
Thermoid Division (1958-1986)
 
 
Thermoid, Inc. (1986-1988)
 
   
 
* Trenton Rubber Manufacturing Company (1881-1909)
Thermoid/HBD Industries, Inc. (1988-2004)
 
 
* Thermoid Rubber Company (1909-1929)
 
* Thermoid Company (1929-1958)
 
* Thermoid Division (1958-1986)
 
* Thermoid, Inc. (1986-1988)
 
* Thermoid/HBD Industries, Inc. (1988-2004)
 
* HBD/Thermoid, Inc. (2004-present)
   
HBD/Thermoid, Inc. (2004-present)[[File:Thermoid.PNG|thumb|294x294px]]
 
 
=== '''<u>PRODUCTS</u>''' ===
 
=== '''<u>PRODUCTS</u>''' ===
 
* Steel Grip Wire Wound
 
* Steel Grip Wire Wound
* Testoid Gasoline Hose
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* "Testoid" Gasoline Hose
* Thermoid Brake Linings
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* "Thermoid" Brake Linings
* Thermoid Car Mats
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* "Thermoid" Car Mats
* Thermoid Clutch Facings
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* "Thermoid" Clutch Facings
* Thermoid Crolide Compound Tires
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* "Thermoid Crolide" Compound Tires
* Thermoid Fan Belts
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* "Thermoid" Fan Belts
* Thermoid Gasoline Hose
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* "Thermoid" Gasoline Hose
* Thermoid Radiator Hose
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* "Thermoid" Radiator Hose
* Thermoid-Hardy Universal Joints
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* "Thermoid-Hardy" Universal Joints
* Thermoid Hydraulic Compressed Brake Lining
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* "Thermoid Hydraulic Compressed Brake Lining
 
==='''<u>ADVERTISEMENTS</u>'''===
 
==='''<u>ADVERTISEMENTS</u>'''===
 
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[[Category:Companies of New Jersey]]
 
[[Category:Companies of New Jersey]]
 
[[Category:Companies of Trenton, NJ.]]
 
[[Category:Companies of Trenton, NJ.]]
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[[Category:Brake Lining]]

Revision as of 03:52, 8 November 2021

The Thermoid Rubber Company was founded in 1881 by Frank A. and Allen MacGowan in Trenton, New Jersey. Its industry was brake lining and tires and its headquarters were in Trenton, New Jersey (1881-1958), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1958-1988), Bellefontaine, Ohio (1988-1999) and Dublin, Ohio (1999-present).

In 1958, the company was acquired by the H. K. Porter Company and consolidated with its Quaker Rubber division, renamed the Thermoid division. In 1967, manufacturing was moved from Trenton to Bellefontaine, Ohio. A new company, HBD Industries, Inc., was spun off from H. K. Porter in 1988 and acquired the Thermoid division.

COMPANY NAMES

  • Trenton Rubber Manufacturing Company (1881-1909)
  • Thermoid Rubber Company (1909-1929)
  • Thermoid Company (1929-1958)
  • Thermoid Division (1958-1986)
  • Thermoid, Inc. (1986-1988)
  • Thermoid/HBD Industries, Inc. (1988-2004)
  • HBD/Thermoid, Inc. (2004-present)

PRODUCTS

  • Steel Grip Wire Wound
  • "Testoid" Gasoline Hose
  • "Thermoid" Brake Linings
  • "Thermoid" Car Mats
  • "Thermoid" Clutch Facings
  • "Thermoid Crolide" Compound Tires
  • "Thermoid" Fan Belts
  • "Thermoid" Gasoline Hose
  • "Thermoid" Radiator Hose
  • "Thermoid-Hardy" Universal Joints
  • "Thermoid Hydraulic Compressed Brake Lining

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