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4611_WLS

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ID = 67134
       
Country:
United States of America (USA)
Brand: WLS (tubes), World's Largest Store - see also Sears, Roebuck & Co; Chicago, IL
Developer: General Electric Co. (GE); Bridgeport CT, Syracuse NY 
Tube type:  Triode, vacuum   Audio Frequency 
  Ca. 1925 up to 1945 rare.
Identical to 4611_WLS = UX199 = 2952

Base UX-Base (4 Pins (2 thick, USA 1924, UX)
Was used by Radio/TV-reception etc.
Filament Vf 3.3 Volts / If 0.06 Ampere / Direct / Battery =
Description

Page 671 of the Fall 1928 issue of the Sears Roebuck catalog announces a new catalog number series for radio tubes, 46XX replacing the 29XX series. The company sold the standard range of US tubes designed and made and these were made by a few small manufacturers. The "WLS" (Worlds Largest Store) brand was either hot branded on the base or a paper label on the glass.in the US. The Spring 1929 catalog also lists this tube.

 
Dimensions (WHD)
incl. pins / tip
x x 25 mm / x x 0.98 inch
Information source Tube Lore (I)   page 16.
Sears, Roebuck Catalogs (Silvertone)   Page 671, Fall 1918 catalog
 
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4611_WLS: Fin Stewart
Fin Stewart

 

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