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4602_WLS

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ID = 67153
       
Country:
United States of America (USA)
Brand:
Developer: General Electric Co. (GE); Bridgeport CT, Syracuse NY 
Tube type:  Gas Triode   Detector 
  Ca. 1925 up to 1945 rare.
Identical to 4602_WLS = UX200A = CX300A = 2950
Similar Tubes
Normally replaceable-slightly different:
  UX200

Base UX-Base (4 Pins (2 thick, USA 1924, UX)
Was used by Radio/TV-reception etc.
Filament Vf 5 Volts / If 0.25 Ampere / Direct / Battery =
Description

Page no 671 of the Fall issue of the Sears Roebuck catalog announces a catalog number series for radio tubes, 46XX, replacing the earlier 29XX series. The company sold the standard range of US designed and made tubes and these tubes were nmade by a few small manufacturers. THe "WLS" (Worlds Largest Store) brand was either hot branded into the base or a paper label on the glass. Tube manufacturers in the series were not shown in the catalogs with the exception of the 4601, which is a Solartron. The 4602 is also listed in the Spring 1929 catalog. The 4602 (UX200A) is an improved version of the 2950 (UX200)

 
Dimensions (WHD)
incl. pins / tip
x 108 x 45 mm / x 4.25 x 1.77 inch
Weight 47 g / 1.66 oz
Literature Tube Lore   page 16.
Sears, Roebuck Catalogs (Silvertone)   Fall 1928 page 671
 
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4602_WLS: Fin Stewart
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