Need help identifying this amplifier. - diyAudio
Go Back   Home > Forums > Amplifiers > Tubes / Valves

Tubes / Valves All about our sweet vacuum tubes :) Threads about Musical Instrument Amps of all kinds should be in the Instruments & Amps forum

Please consider donating to help us continue to serve you.

Ads on/off / Custom Title / More PMs / More album space / Advanced printing & mass image saving
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 26th March 2013, 07:16 PM   #1
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Blog Entries: 1
Default Need help identifying this amplifier.

I found this Amp under a pile of rotting TV's the transformer tests good but I want to find another just like it for a matched pair. The tubes it took were a pair of 6k6 outputs, a 6SQ7, a 6SJ7, 6X5GT, 5U4GT. the amplifier chasis has the number 14D56-1 stamped in the upper righthand corner. The transformer is stamped 80B17 under that is stamped 549. I attached a picture, the main thing that makes this one different looking is the choke mounted 45 degrees from the trans. I am almost positive that this amp came from a console. It had a radio plugged into it, and a RCA labled phono. It was full of bumblebee caps if that gives any indication of its age. Any info as to the brand or model of console that this came in would be much appreciated. pic soon to follow...
  Reply With Quote
Old 26th March 2013, 07:21 PM   #2
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Blog Entries: 1
unknown6k6amphelp!!! - My Photo Gallery

should take you to the picture
  Reply With Quote
Old 26th March 2013, 08:52 PM   #3
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
RCA had a similar numbering systems on thier chassis, however Admiral labled thier parts like this.

this really reminds me of the old admiral 20B1

and I found a sam's link online its got to be 1949'ish since the sams number is 77: http://www.earlytelevision.org/pdf/A...A1_Sams_77.pdf

on page 27 there's a picture that looks familiar
  Reply With Quote
Old 27th March 2013, 12:08 AM   #4
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Blog Entries: 1
thats the one thanks. I have never heard of Admiral, I searched fro RCA and every other manufacturer i could think of...
  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
Identifying the stages of an amplifier (understanding) guitar89 Solid State 31 19th September 2011 12:45 PM
Help Identifying a Capacitor Black Gate Parts 4 14th September 2009 01:13 PM
I need help Identifying these nblimfark Multi-Way 0 13th November 2006 03:27 AM
Identifying help placebo Full Range 0 31st July 2005 08:27 PM
Help identifying capacitor busman2 Everything Else 4 11th November 2004 05:03 PM


New To Site? Need Help?

All times are GMT. The time now is 03:02 AM.


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