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Amperex 6DJ8 / ECC88 - orange globe label, phono grade

Amperex 6DJ8 / ECC88 - orange globe label
Price: $59.00
3 in stock
Item Number: 744
Manufacturer: Amperex
This 1967-68 Amperex 6DJ8 / ECC88 tube was made in Holland (Heerlen factory code) and has the following characteristics:
  • creases on the top of the bottle
  • the Heerlen factory code etched along the bottom of the glass
  • silver risers
  • round shield with two raised rectangular sections on opposite sides
  • halo or dimpled disc getter with wide support post
  • orange label (label conditions vary) with globe logo and "Made in Holland" printed under the Amperex name
Testing

This tube tests as new. It has been screened for gas, heater-cathode leakage, shorts, and excessive noise and microphonics on each triode section. It was tested at typical operating voltages on a laboratory grade Amplitrex AT1000 (manual setting, fixed bias mode). Learn more about our testing process here. See product options for current availability.

Noise and microphonics

This tube tests as "phono grade"--the quietest range for noise and microphonics--on our custom noise testing equipment. It is an excellent choice for
phono stages, microphone preamps, DA converters, and other sensitive applications.
 
Pricing

This tube is sold individually. It ships in a new white box with test results for current draw (mA) and transconductance (Gm) for each triode section. Photo is of a sample from the lot. Matched pairs, when available, are listed as Item 745.

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