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I don't think that's the WE of old

November 4 2006 at 3:11 PM
joe  (no login)
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Response to I thought nobody made tubes in the US anymore

I think somebody bought the name some time ago because of the brand equity and they are now marketing 300b SET tubes for audiophiles .

The people at vacuum tube valley are the authorities on such things .

I believe pittman has bought up old ge tube manufacturing equipment and is running it , maybe in pennsylvania somewhere .


The "red bank" tubes are still manufactured in jersey I believe and have been for quite some time . they make those for the military , they are VERY rugged cause they use em in missiles . they have to withstand 1000's of G's you know ,or hundreds , whatever it is it's alot !











 
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