PREAMP TUBES
 
12AX7 / ECC83 / 7025 / 5751

EI
( PHILIPS Yugoslavia)

12AX7
ECC83

Made on Telefunken equipment. Long plate

NOS = 60€

TNOS = 35€

MAZDA/BELVU/CIFTE

12AX7A

Silver Plate, highly regarded by audiophiles worldwide. Comparable to Telefunken ECC803S at a fraction of the price. NIB

 

NIB : 130€

NOS : 120€

MULLARD

12AX7
ECC83

Renowned the World over for its specific grain in guitar amps. Sweet tone with warm highs in Hifi amp. 1960's, made in England, B code: Blackburn factory. Sometimes with Philips or RTC labels. Available in original boxes (NIB). Matched pairs.

NIB : 140€

NOS : 130€

 

PHILIPS

ECC83 LONG PLATE

The guitar player's favorite ! 1960's

80€

PHILIPS

12AX7
ECC83

A classic valve, for Hifi or guitar amps, made in Heerlen factory, Delta code.

Sold in the USA under the brand name Amperex with the famous Bugle Boy logo.

60€

La Radiotechnique

12AX7 long plate

mC2 type long plate NOS

80€

La Radiotechnique

12AX7 long plate

mC1 type, standard plate, NIB

90€

La Radiotechnique

12AX7S

Special production of the 12AX7

80€

RCA

12AX7A

The genuine Fender sound ! New in original box.

70€

GE

5751

Excellent rugged construction, absence of microphonics. The gain of the 5751 is only 70%, compared to a 12AX7 100%. Very good choice to tame a hot amp or for more finesse in HiFi.

New in box, black plates, triple mica military type from the 50's

60€

RCA

5751WA JAN

 

A liitle "darker" than its GE counterpart, warm sound.

NIB, black plates, triple mica, made for US army.

60€

Philips ECG

5751

 

Made for US army (JAN), large bandwidth

50€

 

Raytheon

5751 / CK5751

Double mica, black plate

 

50€

 

Tung Sol

5751

long plate

 


45€

 

     
12AT7 / ECC81 / CV4024/ M8162

BRIMAR

12AT7

The other British sound, with a wider bandwith
40€

CIFTE

12AT7WA *****

French military version, 5 stars, triple mica, very rugged. Clear and detailed
40€

General Electric

12AT7WA

Made for the US army to military specs. Very rugged
40€

MULLARD

CV4024 M8162

British military version of the M8162, which is a low noise version of the 12AT7. Rock solid, no microphonics, a very clear and precise sound. My personal choice for Fender Blackface amps as phase splitter and reverb driver. 1960's production, made in England R code: Mitcham factory. NIB

50€

MULLARD

ECC81

Excellent 12AT7/ECC81 Blackburn code

from 35€

La Radiotechnique

12AT7

French production, Very clear high end, excellent definition. Some made for French military.

from 30€

La Radiotechnique

12AT7WA

French made, compares with the Cifté 5*, very sought after in the US. Very clear high end, excellent definition. NIB

40€

RCA

12AT7
ECC81

Original mount in Fender amps of the 60's and 70's for reverb driver and phase inverter. A must!

45€

SIEMENS

12AT7
ECC81

Good reproduction of the sound stage
from 25€

SYLVANIA

12AT7WA
ECC81

Made for the US army to military specs. Very rugged
45€

TELEFUNKEN

12AT7
ECC81

Very linear, airy top
from 25€
12AU7 / ECC82 / CV491 / 6189

La Radiotechnique

6189

Special version of the 12AU7, no microphonics.

35€

General Electric

5814

one of the earliest models. Special version of the 12AU7, black plates, balanced.

45€

MAZDA

12AU7 / ECC82

French production, Very clear high end, excellent definition, matched pairs available

from 35€

MULLARD

ECC82

Excellent 12AU7/ECC82 Blackburn code , short or LONG PLATE

short plate : 50€

long plate : 60€

PHILIPS

12AU7

Well defined highs and lows. 60's, made in Holland, Delta code, made at Heerlen factory in Holland.

from 20€

La Radiotechnique

12AU7
ECC82

Superb French tube, a favorite among audiophiles in the US. Very clear high end, excellent definition.

from 35€

RCA

12AU7

long grey plates, black glass

40€

TELEFUNKEN

12AU7A
ECC82

Smooth plate, very linear, a must for Hifi.
50€
12AY7

SYLVANIA

12AY7

Long plate, new in original box, close to RCA and GE.

50€

ECC88 / E88CC / E188CC / 7308

HALTRON

E88CC

Gold pin, outstanding Russian construction, built like a tank = no microphonics, NIB

30€

ECF82 / 6U8

MAZDA / BELVU
SIEMENS/SYLVANIA

ECF82/6U8

For Dynaco or Dynavox type amps.

20€

EF86

MULLARD

EF86

Standard in LEAK preamps and old VOX AC4, AC15 and AC30 guitar amps. Mesh plate, matched pairs.

35€

PHILIPS, MAZDA

EF86

Mesh plate

20€

TELEFUNKEN

EF86

Mesh plate

20€

VALVO

EF86

RTC labelled, NIB, mesh plate, matched pairs

NIB =30€

NOS = 20€

6SN7

RCA / SYLVANIA

6SN7GT VT-231

military production JAN square black plates

45€

POWER TUBES
 
EL34 / 6CA7

SYLVANIA

EL34

US version of the EL34, NIB. Only one available.

60€

MULLARD

EL34

The absolute reference. Nothing compares with the clarity and punch of the Mullard EL34. The best choice for HiFi or guitar amp. 1960's, made in England B code: Blackburn factory, NIB. Only one available.

70€

EL84 / 6BQ5

MAZDA

EL84

F7024L

More power than the regular EL84, this tubes offer more brilliance and lots of headroom. Perfect in an HiFi amp. The F7024L is a non commercial version of the Mazda EL84. Built for French technical schools up to the late 70's.

35€

MAZDA

EL84

A bright tube with aery top end. Perfect in HiFi amp. French production of the '60s and '70s.

from 20€

MULLARD

EL84

One of the best EL84. The best choice for guitar amps such as Vox AC30 or AC15 and Peavey Classic 30 or Delta Blues. The standard for Leak Stereo 20 amps... 1960's made in England B code: Blackburn factory. Comes sometimes with Philips or RTC label.

NOS = 50€
NIB = 60€

PHILIPS

EL84

A very classic EL84, at its best in a guitar amp.

35€

6K6

VISSEAUX

6K6

For Fender reverb units or to replace 6V6 in Hifi amps. 1950's French production, airy top end. Can substitute for 6V6 with lighter, more linear sound.

25€

6L6 / 5881

PHILIPS

6L6WGB

Philips USA, 1980's. More juice than the standard 6L6 but perfectly compatible. Very bright sound, ideal for HiFi or in a guitar amp for maximum headroom. NIB, only one available.

30€

RCA

6L6

Metal casing, similar in all other aspects to the 6L6GT (GT= Glass Tube). Matched pairs available.

from 20€

RCA

6L6G

Black or Grey glass, ST shape, black plates, 1940's and 1950's.

from 20€

RCA

6L6GC

The reference for Fender amps. One matched pair available.

40€

RSD

6L6 / 6P3S

Modern Russian tube, lots of gain. Matched pair and quad available
30€

SYLVANIA

6L6GC

One matched pair avalaible

90€ for the pair

     
6V6 / VT107-A

GE

6V6GTY

Brown base, clear glass. NOS

45€

RCA, Philips, Mazda

6V6G

ST shape

from 25€

RCA

6V6GTY

Brown base, clear glass. NIB

50€

RCA

6V6GT / VT-107-A

"THE" reference 6V6. Black or Grey glass, grey plates, 1940's and 1950's. Matched pairs and quads available.

50€ NOS

60€ NIB

RCA

6V6 VT-107

metal casing, military VT-107 type, matched pair

La paire 75€

RCA

6V6Y

US Army model, metal case, mycanol base, very rare, amazing sound, one matched pair available

50€

SYLVANIA

6V6GT

SILVER TOP, NOS

40€

OTHER

EL86

VALVO

1960 production, NIB
15€

ECL86

MULLARD

Made by Mullard, matched pair available, NIB

25€

RECTIFIERS
GZ34 / 5AR4

MULLARD

GZ34 METAL BASE

the very first GZ34 type, from 1955, code : rS1 55F, only one available.

260€

MULLARD

GZ34

The absolute reference. 1960's made in England B code: Blackburn factory.

NIB : 125€

NOS : 110€

GZ32

BELVU, GRAMMONT or PHILIPS

GZ32

Excellent GZ32, ST shape

25€

5Y3

RCA, PHILIPS and MAZDA

5Y3

1950's ST shape

From 20€

OTHERS

RCA

5U4G

1960's GT shape

30€

RCA

5V4G

1960's GT shape

30€

BELVU

EZ80

NOS

15€

MULLARD

EZ81

Code B3I4, 1963 production, NOS

35€

RCA, SYLVANIA

5Z3

1950's GT shape

20€

MAZDA ou SIEMENS

EY82

1960's

from 10€

TUNGSOL

EZ3

1960's

from 10€

CEDIST

T-SSR01

Solid state substitute to GZ34, new

10€