NJ7P SQL Tube Database Query

A horizontal ribbon.

Note: Please do not link down into my pages. I change this directory structure often and your links will not work correctly.

A horizontal ribbon.

6EA8
Triode - Sharp-Cutoff Pentode

EIA Base & Outline

EIA Base: 9AEEIA Bulb: 6-2

Substitute Data

Preferred Substitutes ......................... 6GH8 6GJ8
Substitutes ................................... 6HL8 6KD8 6LM8 6U8
Source ........................................ RCA RC-29 - 1975

Application

Source ........................................ RCA RC-29 - 1975
Miniature type used as combined oscillator oscillator and mixer in color and black-and-white television receivers utilizing an if in the order of 40 MHz. Requires miniature 9-contact socket.

Mechanical Data

Source ........................................ RCA RC-29 - 1975
Bulb .......................................... T-6 1/2
Base Type ..................................... Miniature Button 9-Pin
EIA Outline ................................... 6-2
EIA Base ...................................... 9AE
Cathode ....................................... Coated Unipotential
Mounting Position ............................. Any

Electrical Data

Source ........................................ RCA RC-29 - 1975
Heater Voltage ................................ 6.3 V
Heater Current ................................ 0.45 A

Direct Interelectrode Capacitances (approx)

Pentode
Source ........................................ RCA RC-29 - 1975
Input ......................................... 5 pf
Output ........................................ 2.6 pf
Grid to Plate ................................. 0.02 pf

Triode
Source ........................................ RCA RC-29 - 1975
Input ......................................... 3 pf
Output ........................................ 0.3 pf
Grid to Plate ................................. 1.7 pf

Maximum Ratings (Design Center Values)

Pentode
Source ........................................ RCA RC-29 - 1975
Plate Voltage ................................. 330 V
Grid No. 2 Voltage ............................ 330 V
Plate Dissipation ............................. 3.1 W
Grid No. 2 Dissipation ........................ 0.55 W

Triode
Source ........................................ RCA RC-29 - 1975
Plate Voltage ................................. 330 V
Plate Dissipation ............................. 2.5 W

Characteristics and Typical Operation

Triode Class A Amplifier
Source ........................................ RCA RC-29 - 1975
Plate Voltage ................................. 150 V
Grid No. 1 Voltage ............................ -1 V
Amplification Factor .......................... 40
Plate Resistance (approx) ..................... 5K Ω
Transconductance .............................. 8500 µMho
Plate Current ................................. 18 mA

Pentode Class A Amplifier
Source ........................................ RCA RC-29 - 1975
Plate Voltage ................................. 125 V
Grid No. 2 Voltage ............................ 125 V
Grid No. 1 Voltage Derived from
Cathode Bias Resistor ...................... 56 Ω
Plate Resistance (approx) ..................... 200K Ω
Transconductance .............................. 6400 µMho
Plate Current ................................. 12 mA
Grid No. 2 Current ............................ 4 mA

A horizontal ribbon.

If you are uncertain about the EIA designator for a particular tube please use the "Index" button to list all the tubes in the database. You can click on the designator for the closest tube.

Please enter the tube number:

This database contains data on thousands of tubes. Every effort has been made to insure the accuracy of this reference, however, I assume no liability for the results of using information contained herein.

Other Tube Search Engines:
Frank's Electron Tube Pages

Complete Tube Manuals:
Tube Manual Index from NJ7P

A horizontal ribbon.

(c) 1994-2021 by William A. Beech, NJ7P

Fri, 09 Dec 2022 06:04:13 -0700