American Electric Corporation
The American Electric Corporation was a company that manufactured various electronic appliances and devices such as food processor
Food processor
A food processor is a kitchen appliance used to facilitate various repetitive tasks in the process of preparation of food. Today, the term almost always refers to an electric-motor-driven appliance, although there are some manual devices also referred to as "food processors".Food processors are...

s, hair dryers, mini deep fryers, and fluorescent
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 light bulbs. The company was located at 9937 W. Jefferson Blvd in Culver City, California
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. The American Electric Corporation is no longer in business, though information is still available on a number of recalls the company had before going out of business . While in business, the company managed to stay above a situation where many manufacturers of hair dryers had to issue recalls due to the use of asbestos
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. Perhaps the company's most popular products were the American Food Processor
American Food Processor
The American Food Processor is a food cutting and processing device manufactured by the American Electric Corporation. These devices were manufactured in Culver City, California, in the United States of America...

, also known as American Electric Corporation's Model 8000, and the Gourmet Casserole slow cooker model 5000.
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