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ID = 40010
United States of America (USA)
Brand: Burroughs Corporation; Plainfield (NJ)
Tube type:  Beam Switching Tube - incl. "Trochotron" 
Identical to BX1000 = 6710
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Different maximum ratings:

Filament Vf 6.3 Volts / If 0.15 Ampere / Indirect
Description First of 'Beam-X Switch' family from Burroughs. To reduce the size of the previous beam switch tubes, Burroughs moved the magnetic source inside the electrode structure; 10 small magnets were mounted into the tube, one for each counting position. The Beam-X family had no pin available for zero reset feature.
Glass envelope with 26 pin base, no magnetic shield. Up to 3MHz counting frequency. Proprietary code for EIA 6710 type.
Operating principle of trochotron. 
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