w5jo at brightok.net
Thu Jun 24 09:47:17 EDT 2004
Considering the tube is used as a mixer, it is important that the shield be
used as it is in all my RXs. I am going to order something else in hopes
that will cure the problem. I also notice the 6BY6 is an acceptable sub,
but don't know if it has the taller envelope or not.
For the longest time I wondered if my testers were bad. I had a Hickok 600
before the current one and an I 377. All them show most of the tubes low in
the range you mention. Strange to me.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Byron Tatum" <bjtatum at ev1.net>
To: "Discussion of AM Radio" <amradio at mailman.qth.net>
Sent: Thursday, June 24, 2004 7:04 AM
Subject: Re: [AMRadio] 6BE6
> I have noticed over the years that the 6BE6's I test when pulling
> out during restorations do seem to be reading lower on TV-7 tester.I
> to use the JAN 5750, and have some 5915's, but as I recall the 5915 is in
> taller envelope. I need to double check on the 5915's, have not tried any
> yet. Thanks, Byron WA5THJ
More information about the AMRadio mailing list
This page last updated 16 Dec 2017.