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ID = 43857
United States of America (USA)
Tube type:  Thyratron 
Identical to 5957
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Other shape (e.g. bulb type):
First Source (s)
12.Mar.1956 : Tube Lore (I)

Base UX-Base (4 Pins (2 thick, USA 1924, UX) Top contact with a cap.
Was used by Radar
Filament Vf 6.3 Volts / If 6.7 Ampere / Half indirect

Hydrogen thyratron, pulse modulator in E-34 radar.

8 kV at 90 A peak, 100 mA average.

Similar to 5956 with ceramic dish base.

Dimensions (WHD)
incl. pins / tip
39 x 110 x mm / 1.54 x 4.33 x inch
Weight 92 g / 3.25 oz
Information source Tube Lore (I)   
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