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6AR7GT

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ID = 13296
       
Country:
Australia
Brand:
Developer: Amalgamated Wireless (Australasia) Ltd. (AWA); Sydney 
Tube type:  Double Diode-Pentode   RF/IF-Stage   Controlling (mu) 
Identical to 6AR7GT
Similar Tubes
Multiple differences or of other kind:
  6B8GT ; EBF32
First Source (s)
15.Aug.1949 : Electron Tube Registration List 775

Base Octal (Int.Octal, IO) K8A, USA 1935 (Codex=V) Top contact with a cap
Was used by Radio/TV-reception etc.
Filament Vf 6.3 Volts / If 0.3 Ampere / Indirect / Parallel / series AC/DC
Description

This tube is a high gain duo-diode medium cut off R.F.pentode. It was only made in Australia.  it is equivalent to the Mullard (England) designed EBF32  which was not readily available in Australia. AWV made four versions of the tube 1) with embossed printing on the lead shield; 2) a plain lead shield with no printing; 3) the plain shield painted in a cream colour; 4) later version with shorter base shell and shorter plain shield. It is listed, at least, in the Philips "Miniwatt" Technical data  book, 7th edition of 1962. AWV tubes are relatively common but only one Philips 6AR7GT has been seen.   

 
Dimensions (WHD)
incl. pins / tip
x 90 x 31 mm / x 3.54 x 1.22 inch
Weight 41 g / 1.45 oz
Information source Taschenbuch zum Röhren-Codex 1948/49   
Philips Radio, Philips-Miniwatt   Manual dated 1962
-- Collector info (Sammler)
 
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6AR7GT: Own collection.
Stuart Irwin

 
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6AR7GT: ARRL Handbook 1972
Michael Schlör

 
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6AR7GT: Manufacturer's Literature
Emilio Ciardiello


from Just Qvigstad

Usage in Models 3= 1949 ; 1= 1950?? ; 1= 1950? ; 31= 1950 ; 7= 1951? ; 37= 1951 ; 1= 1952?? ; 1= 1952? ; 9= 1952 ; 12= 1953 ; 6= 1954 ; 4= 1955

Quantity of Models at Radiomuseum.org with this tube (valve, valves, valvola, valvole, válvula, lampe):113


Forum contributions about this tube
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6AR7GT (6AR7GT)
Peter Hughes
11.Apr.06
  1 This tube is in fact an Australian designed tube manufactured only by the Amalgamated Wireless Valve Company(AWV.)

Furthermore it is not a twin diode triode, but a Duo Diode, medium cut-off RF Pentode. Very similar to the EBF32/35
Peter
 
6AR7GT
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