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Old 24th October 2007, 10:55 AM   #1
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I have a handful of these large valves apparently made by Philips. Can someone on these forums give me some information about them: What are they and are they useful in audio amplifiers?

Thanks for any info and help you can give me.

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Old 24th October 2007, 12:57 PM   #2
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I have a handful of these large valves apparently made by Philips. Can someone on these forums give me some information about them: What are they and are they useful in audio amplifiers?

Thanks for any info and help you can give me.

Regards,
Joe A
These are half-wave mercury vapour rectifiers . Useful for high voltage choke-input supplies

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