(!!) (#4 - U52=5U4G - Best Sound) U52=5U4G GEC brown base "D" getter NOS 1950's (55/40 and 58/40)

$ 388.88

1 tube) U52=5U4G GEC black plates - brown base "D" getter halo NOS 1950's original box date code "LM" - tube was factory sealed in plastic, cut open to test 

MWT = (Marconi Wireless Telegraph)

1 section) 55/40

1 section) 58/40

Amplitrex Tested: 120ma current through plates (below 42ma V drop is very good)

Diode #1 Forward Voltage 420V, Reverse 24V drop

Diode #2 Forward Voltage 420V, Reverse 28V drop

"Aduana perfumeria circulacion" stamp on glass (Spain - customs / export tax label)

U52 are best sounding 5U4G ever made

the only 5U4G substitute that sonically compares to the U52 is the 274A or 274B Western Electric 


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