Tube / Valve recommendations - Page 2 - diyAudio
Go Back   Home > Forums > Commercial Sector > Vendor Forums > Tubelab

Tubelab Discussion and support of Tubelab products, prototypes and experiments

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 14th May 2013, 01:00 PM   #11
pbkrag is offline pbkrag  United States
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Easton, PA
I've employed the switch rknize has posted about. It's switches between 6 different bias resistors. And I roll 3 different rectifiers. jj 5ar4/gz34. an old RCA 5u4gb and an old RCA 5y3gt. Between the bias selector and the different rectifiers I can pretty easily adjust to the proper current. for the 350b on my SSE the 5y3 with 430 ohm cathode bias resistor works well.
  Reply With Quote
Old 19th May 2013, 05:36 PM   #12
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Kenosha, WI
Quote:
Originally Posted by beeah View Post
The SED EL34 is a very fine tube indeed.
I've also read on numerous forums that the "SED/winged =C=" EL34 is the best...I have a Velleman K4040 PP amp that uses 8 EL34's, but I have Svetlana's in there now. Someday I might pick up some =C=, but I'm gonna pay dearly for them(they ain't cheap!!!)
__________________
Linn LP12 | Origin Live Silver Tonearm | Ortofon X5-MC | Velleman K8021 Pre | Velleman K4040 | Decware ZKIT1 | FISHER FM-100-C | Fisher 500C | Altec Lansing 874A Segovia | Marantz Imperial 6-G | Decware Mini Torii II :P

Last edited by corporal clegg; 19th May 2013 at 05:41 PM. Reason: added SED
  Reply With Quote
Old 29th September 2013, 11:44 AM   #13
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
I've settled on the Electro Harmonix KT88's. The best of everything. I've not thought about changing tubes since.
  Reply With Quote

Reply


Hide this!Advertise here!
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Tube recommendations anyone? pcb121055 Tubes / Valves 9 2nd April 2012 12:56 PM
Recommendations for a valve amp kit Fivetide Tubes / Valves 13 6th August 2011 12:43 AM
can't find valve art tube - and glowey tube pic wicked1 Tubes / Valves 23 10th February 2009 12:54 AM
Convert a non-valve amp to a Valve (tube) Amp seanthomas46 Tubes / Valves 11 6th September 2005 09:52 PM


New To Site? Need Help?

All times are GMT. The time now is 07:17 PM.


vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright ©1999-2014 diyAudio

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2