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ID = 5955
United States of America (USA)
Brand: Common type USA tube/semicond.
Developer: Bendix, Red Bank Division, Eatontown (NJ) 
Tube type:  Full-Wave Vacuum Rectifier   Power-supply 
Identical to 5993 = TE-10
Similar Tubes
Heater different:
First Source (s)
28.Mar.1951 : Electron Tube Registration List 956
Predecessor Tubes 6X4  

Base Miniatur-7-Pin-Base B7G, USA 1940
Filament Vf 6.3 Volts / If 0.8 Ampere / Indirect / Specified voltage AC/DC

Ruggedised Tube "designed to replace the 6X4" in airborne applications and with a life expectancy of 10,000 hours, but physically and electrically different. Hard-glass bulb.
Special 9 pin socket.
Bendix and GE known manufacturers.

Dimensions (WHD)
incl. pins / tip
20 x 66 x mm / 0.79 x 2.60 x inch
Tube prices 2 Tube prices (visible for members only)
Information source Essential Characteristics, GE 1973   
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Babani, International Radio Tube Encyclopaedia
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