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6G5

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ID = 2976
       
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Tube type:  Mag. Eye, 1 shadow angle   Indication 
Identical to 6G5
Similar Tubes
Other shape (e.g. bulb type):
  6G5GT ; 6U5
Normally replaceable-slightly different:
  6H5 ; 6T5 ; CV504 ; EZ-6G5 ; EZ-6U5 ; VT-98
Other characteristic (electr. data):
  6E5
Heater different:
  2G5
Other base:
  6G5G
First year 1935 RCA Receiving Tube Manual RC-15 first models 1935
First Source (s)
21.Feb.1936 : Electron Tube Registration List
Successor Tubes 1939   6AF7   6AF7G  

Base 6-Pin-Base U6A, old, USA (Codex=K)
Filament Vf 6.3 Volts / If 0.3 Ampere / Indirect / Specified voltage AND current AC/DC
Description

The Tungsram tube is listed as identical to the Sylvania 6H5 and similar to the RCA 6G5. (Tungsram UK data).
The original type is the 6E5 from design in 1934, Domestic radios, and market introduction through RCA from 1935. Direct followers are the 2E5, this 6G5, 6T5, 6U5, 6AB5, and 6N5. All have similar characteristics and use the same 6-pin base, except the 2E5 has a 2.5-volt heater.

 
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Information source - - Manufacturers Literature   
Taschenbuch zum Röhren-Codex 1948/49   

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6G5: Courtesy Bureau Belper (De Muiderkring, Bussum), Scan Frank Philipse
Anonymous 10 Collector

476_6.png 6G5: Telefunken Werkstattbuch
Wolfgang Bauer

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Just Qvigstad
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6G5: Sylvania Technical Manual
Peter Hoddow

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Quantity of Models at Radiomuseum.org with this tube (valve, valves, valvola, valvole, válvula, lampe):2139

Collection of

 
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6G5
 

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