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6AU6

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ID = 2115
       
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Developer: RCA (RCA Victor Co. Inc.); New York (NY) 
Tube type:  Vacuum Pentode   RF/IF-Stage 
Identical to 6AU6 = EF94 = 6Ж4П = 6P2 = CV2524
Similar Tubes
Normally replaceable-slightly different:
  6AU6A ; 6J4_China ; 8425 ; M3622
Other class quality (otherwise equal):
  6136 ; 6AU6W ; 6AU6WA ; 6AU6WC ; 7543
Heater different:
  12AU6 ; 8425A ; CV1961
First year 1946 Mass market introduction most probably 1946.
First Source (s)
25.Oct.1945 : Electron Tube Registration List
23.Oct.1945 : - - Manufacturers Literature RCA Data sheet
Predecessor Tubes 6SH7   7G7   7V7   7L7   7W7  
Successor Tubes 6AU6A   6136   8425   8426  

Base Miniatur-7-Pin-Base B7G, USA 1940 (Codex=Za)
Was used by Radio/TV-reception etc.
Filament Vf 6.3 Volts / If 0.3 Ampere / Indirect / Specified voltage AND current AC/DC
Description

RF-IF sharp cutoff amplifier.

+/- 90 V max peak heater to cathode insulation, uprated to +100/-180 V from June 1951. Further uprating to +/- 200 V in January 1960.

For use in sets with series connected heaters superseded by 6AU6A since November 1956.

* RMA/JEDEC register record available by courtesy of TCA* - Full record is downloadable here.

 
Tube prices 4 Tube prices (visible for members only)
Information source Essential Characteristics, GE 1973   
Taschenbuch zum Röhren-Codex 1948/49   
- - Manufacturers Literature

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6AU6: Courtesy Bureau Belper (De Muiderkring, Bussum), Scan Frank Philipse
Anonymous 10 Collector

mi28_1~~7.png 6AU6: RTT 1974 (Franzis) 13. Auflage
Martin Renz

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Just Qvigstad
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6AU6: Audio-u.Hifi-Röhren R.zur Linde
Günther Stabe † 19.8.20

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Quantity of Models at Radiomuseum.org with this tube (valve, valves, valvola, valvole, válvula, lampe):9043

Collection of


Documents about this component
  RMA registration record covering the RCA tube types 6AT6, 6AU6, 6BA6, 6BE6, 12AT6, 12BA6, 12BE6, 35W4 and 50B5 2327 KB
 
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6AU6
 

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