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by Datunwalnur
Wed Jun 01, 2022 12:35 am
Forum: General Tube Audio Based Discussion
Topic: Radio and TV tubes
Replies: 1
Views: 197

Radio and TV tubes

I bet I'm not alone in having boxes of radio & TV tubes. I can't help feeling that some must be useful for audio or guitar maps but we haven't explored the possibilities. I'll start:

2C22 (DET20) basically a 6J5 (half a 6SN7) but with caps for shorter internal wiring to avoid radio interference.
by Datunwalnur
Wed Jun 01, 2022 12:27 am
Forum: General Tube Audio Based Discussion
Topic: Speakers?
Replies: 4
Views: 578

Re: Speakers?

I know I'm late to the party but I'm using Klipsch RM51
For their price they are a great little speaker. Not so great in near-field as the horn sounds honky close to but given a bit of room, they sound great.
by Datunwalnur
Wed Jun 01, 2022 12:22 am
Forum: New User Introduction - Please introduce yourself to the group
Topic: Welcome everyone and thank you for joining the blueglow forum family!
Replies: 277
Views: 51150

Re: Welcome everyone and thank you for joining the blueglow forum family!

Hi All, I'm a recently retired datacomms engineer. I can't imagine not tinkering with electronics, it's in my blood. After 43 years in the job, I'm going back to my roots and relearning the thermionic valve theory I soaked up at college and promptly forgot as silicon took over. Latest builds are a 6...