[JN] Pentode Driver
david at retrovox.com.au
Tue Dec 1 15:29:40 CST 2009
Type 6DQ6 was also used in a number of Australian made guitar amps by
Goldentone, and also in Playmaster kitsets.
At 9:14 PM +0000 1/12/09, otto axel wrote:
> You might think about the 6Y6, 6bq6, or 6dq6 or similiar "tv
>deflection" tubes. These require fairly low screen voltages by
>output tube standards, and could certainly bias up nicely with 75
>volts on the screen. I've heard they're great sounding tubes,
>though I have yet to try them. I actually have a box full out in the
>shed, as aside from the 6Y6 these are as yet "undiscovered" by the
>collectors and get pitched in the trash. I'd be willing to send you
>a few, but suspect shipping would cost more than sourcing locally.
>Structurally they remind me a bit of a 6L6, and if I remember right,
>that's what they're based off of.
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