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Old 25th April 2008, 02:17 PM   #1
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Hi guys,

I'm sick and tired of being shot down time and time again on fleabay for a set of these tubes. All I want is four of these guys to experiment with, so I'm in a good situation to learn without having to worry about whether B+ is going to kill me or not.

Anyone who has a hoard of these (I know you're out there, somewhere) feel like cutting a guy a deal?

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Old 25th April 2008, 07:40 PM   #2
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My usual supplier is out of stock too, hmm...

Last time I bought a quad of these, for $4.10 each, I got bugle boys. tubesandmore.com had them, but I checked and they're out.
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Old 25th April 2008, 08:34 PM   #3
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Every place I've checked is out. Or wants $20 each.
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Old 25th April 2008, 09:51 PM   #4
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Have you thought about tinkering around with this one?

http://www.tubedepot.com/nos-12u7.html

From what I hear from other folks who have used 'em, they can sound pretty darn good, set up right...

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I have quite a few... the usually come as pairs so a matched quad probably not, but 4 or 6 (in unknown condition) are likely doable.

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