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DaOwart 11th June 2009 12:09 AM

SET tube replacement

I have an SET with China tubes that I want to replace. They are two 12au7's and two EL84's
Any one have a good combination that I could try? Vintage prefered. Let me know what you think.


dsavitsk 11th June 2009 12:24 AM

For EL84's, try JJ. Vintage ones are overpriced. 12AU7's are a dime a dozen, don't waste your money on the expensive super premiums -- if you want vintage, look for 5963's or 5814's. Same tube as the 12AU7 and vintage generally cost $5 to $8.

DaOwart 11th June 2009 06:33 AM

how would the 5963's or 5814's compare to new 12au7's

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