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Old 18th October 2002, 07:15 AM   #11
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I got maybe one in eight failures in a batch of 120 or so I tested and sorted. I forget the exact numbers but it was getting higher than I really wanted... Those were mostly from tubeman.com. A bunch just cracked in the base for no good reason.

The Svetlana tubes come from the same factory as the other Russian ones. ie they're the same although I suppose its possible that Svetlana select theirs. Personally, in hindsight I would say if you want to build an OTL use something cheaper like 6C19s (and hey, you can get those from Gintaras too!) and get more efficient speakers... :-)

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