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Old 4th January 2012, 05:42 AM   #311
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What type does this curve tracer screen refers to?
6P15P in triode mode. I used it as a driver in Pyramid-VII and Tower-V amps.
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I won't ruin Anatoliy's fun, but you'll like the answer..

Edit: Wow, simultaneous post..

Do you think Salas should be interested in 4P1L as well?
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Do you think Salas should be interested in 4P1L as well?
I believe he is well aware about it. But it is directly heated tube, unlike 6V6.
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I believe he is well aware about it. But it is directly heated tube, unlike 6V6.
I've got some slated for a small SE power amp..

I also have 6P15P, these in addition to the 4P1L I seem to recollect were bought on your advice.. One of these days I will get around to doing something with them..
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I've got some slated for a small SE power amp..

I also have 6P15P, these in addition to the 4P1L I seem to recollect were bought on your advice.. One of these days I will get around to doing something with them..
Did you buy also 6N16B, 6N17B, 6S17K, Gu-50?
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That is a great one in triode, maybe better than EL84 itself that its supposed to be the Russian alike, but has 3 times the gm of 6V6. Will give much gain for useful line pre with today sources I think.
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That is a great one in triode, maybe better than EL84 itself that its supposed to be the Russian alike, but has 3 times the gm of 6V6. Will give much gain for useful line pre with today sources I think.
It has denser screen grid. Russian EL84 is 6P14P. 9-pin version of 6V6 is 6P1P
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Similar though? Interchangeable?
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Which one?
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It has denser screen grid. Russian EL84 is 6P14P. 9-pin version of 6V6 is 6P1P
IIRC the 6P15P is similar to the 6CW5/EL86, but I don't recollect the 6CW5 being quite that linear - although it has a lot of fans based on its sound quality.
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