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c.1914 Dr. E. F. Northrup, of Trenton, USA, developed a high frequency induction furnace for the Ajax Metal Company, of Philadelphia, Pa.
The work was suspended in 1915, to give priority to war work
Possibly precursor of Ajax Engineering Corporation