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Unknown tubes

Postby Ivabiggun » Mon Dec 26, 2011 8:40 pm

Hi, I am hoping someone can help me identify these power tubes. I think they may be 5881's, but I'm not sure. Her is a link to Photobucket with high-res pics. http://s169.photobucket.com/albums/u217 ... n%20tubes/ My first guess is that they are Russian, comrade :lol: Judging from the gold lettering. I wanted to use them in a 5E3 type circuit with a SS rectifier, fixed bias, and Blackface Deluxe transformers.

Thanks for the help,

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Re: Unknown tubes

Postby dai h. » Tue Dec 27, 2011 1:11 am

They look like the Russian equivalent to 6L6GA or GB (has lower ratings than 6L6GC), the name of which escapes me at the moment (wait... right on the tube--"6P3C" (DOH!)) :oops: . They do seem to be well circulated and pretty common (which I guess is good if you like them and need replacements).
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