The first electronic amplification of sound was done with Vacuum Tubes. We have pre-amp, power and rectifier vacuum tubes among other types in New Old Stock from the golden era of American & European manufacturing as well as current production tubes from today.
Vacuum Tube - 35C5, Tetrode, Beam Power
Miniature beam pentode primarily designed for use in the audio-frequency power output stage of radio receivers. Features include high power sensitivity and high efficiency at relatively low plate and screen voltages.
Vacuum Tube - 50EH5, Pentode, Power Amplifier
Miniature power pentode primarily designed for use in the audio-frequency power output stage of radio receivers and phonographs. The tube features high power sensitivity at low plate and screen voltages.
Vacuum Tube - 5R4WGA-B-Y, Rectifier, Full Wave
Long life, ruggedized, reliable full wave rectifier tube.
Vacuum Tube - 5Y3GT, Rectifier, Full Wave
Filamentary twin-diode designed for full-wave rectifier operation in power supplies that have d-c output current requirements up to approximately 125 milliamperes.
Vacuum Tube - 6202 / 6X4WA, Rectifier, Full Wave
Miniature full-wave high-vacuum rectifier intended for use in power supplies which have low d-c output-current requirements.
Vacuum Tube - 6BQ7A / 6BZ7, Dual Triode
Miniature, medium-mu twin triode primarily designed for use as a cascode, radio-frequency amplifier in very high frequency television tuners. In this application, its performance is characterized by high gain and low noise figure.
Vacuum Tube - 12AV7, Twin Triode
Miniature, medium-mu twin triode for use as a radio-frequency amplifier or as a combined oscillator and mixer in VHF television receivers. It my also be used as an audio-frequency amplifier.
Vacuum Tube - 12SQ7GT, Diode, Dual, Triode
Combines two diode units and a high-mu triode in a single envelope. Each section uses a common cathode. It is intended for service as a combined detector, AVC source, and high gain audio amplifier.
Vacuum Tube - 21JS6A / 23JS6, Beam Power Amplifier
Beam Power Amplifier
Vacuum Tube - 42, Pentode, Power Amplifier, ST Glass
42 is a pentode amplifier designed for application in power output stages of receivers
Starting at $15.80
Vacuum Tube - 6111, Triode, Dual
Subminiature medium-mu twin triode for use in general purpose amplifier applications. Each section has an individual cathode and is electrically independent.
Out of Stock
Vacuum Tube - 6550C, Svetlana
The Svetlana 6550C is an excellent choice for users looking to upgrade their current 6550 tubes. This Russian tube features a robust plate design offering a high level of performance. The 6550C offers the classic big and open sounds that made the 6550 famous. The Svetlana 6550C works in any 6550 position. “Svetlana tubes are quite simply the absolute best. We design and manufacture our tubes, engineered for demanding high fidelity, reliability and overall warmth. Be sure to insist on genuine Svetlana vacuum tubes the next time you retube -- you'll be getting the absolute best possible tubes for any demanding application.” -Svetlana
Starting at $39.95
Vacuum Tube - 6678 / 6U8A, Triode, Pentode
Miniature tube containing a medium-mu triode and a sharp-cutoff pentode. It is especially suited for use as a combined oscillator and mixer at very high frequencies.
Vacuum Tube - 6AH4GT, Triode
High perveance triode for use as a vertical deflection amplifier in television receivers.
Vacuum Tube - 6D6, Pentode, Remote Cut-Off
Triple grid variable MU amplifier. It is suitable for use with AVC in RF and IF amplifiers as it minimizes cross modulation
Vacuum Tube - 6K8, Triode, Hexode
Consists of a triode oscillator and a hexode mixer in a common envelope. Reduces interaction between the oscillator and mixer sections and makes for stable operation in superheterodyne receivers on the high frequencies as well as the broadcast band.
Vacuum Tube - 1LC6, Heptode
Filament-type pentagrid converter designed particularly for use in low drain battery-operated equipment. This tube will operate satisfactorily with only 45 volts B supply.
Vacuum Tube - 6211-A, Dual Triode, Medium MU
Miniature, medium-mu twin triode for service in electronic computers. The electrical characteristics are essentially equivalent to those of the 5844.
Out of Stock
Vacuum Tube - 6AH6, Pentode, Sharp Cut-Off
Miniature sharp-cutoff pentode. Its high transconductance and low input and output capacitance adapt it to use as a wide-band amplifier or as a reactance tube.
Vacuum Tube - 6C5, Triode, Medium-MU
General purpose triode designed for service as an oscillator, detector, or amplifier. It is similar in characteristics to the 6C6, 6J7, and 57 with triode connection.
Vacuum Tube - 6L6G, Tung-Sol
Tung Sol 6L6G power pentode tube. Made in Russia. Large bottle type for the look and sound of 6L6 tubes used during the golden age of hi-fi in the 1940s and early 1950s. Uprated to 6L6GC specs for improved performance and reliability.
- Extremely musical and accurate sound stage
- Extra thick & heavy “Big Bulb” for vintage look and feel
- 5881 / KT66 equivalent
Starting at $53.95
Vacuum Tube - 6SL7, Tung-Sol Reissue
Tung Sol 6SL7 dual triode preamp tube. Made in Russia. The best current production 6SL7 available. NOS performance and sound at a fraction of the price. Sweeten up the preamp section of that Vintage Ampeg B-15.
Vacuum Tube - 7062 / E180CC, Dual Triode
Special quality double triode designed for use in computer circuits.
Vacuum Tube - KT120, Tung-Sol Reissue
Super-premium Octal Beam Tetrode, impervious to overload when used at parameters found in existing 6550/KT88/KT90 circuits. Plate dissipation of 60 watts and higher current handling capacity has allowed the design of new amplifiers which are unique, extremely powerful and stable.
Starting at $51.95