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Old 4th June 2012, 04:12 PM   #1
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Default What tube is this?

It seems to be a 6V tube

PL519 is for reference.
length=119 mm
Diameter=44 mm
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Old 4th June 2012, 04:21 PM   #2
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Here is the data sheet for it. Is it oblong when looking down at it as the picture suggest?

http://www.shinjo.info/frank/sheets/010/p/PL519.pdf

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WOW, I just looked at the data sheet. The heater is 40volts @ 300ma. 40 volts!!!! my god!!!
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What tube is this?
Think he is looking to identify the larger tube on the right, not the PL519 which was provided as a reference..
(Note that the two tubes shown are different types)
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WOW, I just looked at the data sheet. The heater is 40volts @ 300ma. 40 volts!!!! my god!!!
Not unusual for a TV horizontal sweep tube intended for series string use in transformerless death traps, err TV sets..
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Think he is looking to identify the larger tube on the right, not the PL519 which was provided as a reference..
Indeed. Another note: it has no philips etch codes.
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Old 4th June 2012, 04:54 PM   #7
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Clearly a beamer with aligned grids. A TV H.O., 9 pin magnoval base, late manufacture with the small cap.
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It's obviously a Russian 6P45S, nowadays often offered as 6KG6A's or EL509's.

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Yes, it looks like a 6P45S!
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It does indeed. Thanks guys!
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