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A heap of tubes on Ebay...... and a vintage tube tester

PostPosted: Sat Aug 26, 2006 7:26 am
by Simon B
while there are some enthusiast I thought some people might find this interesting or useful maybe

a guy in the blue mountains is selling a box of Tubes bout 300 of them he says

I think it is more for television radio, but there are some boxes of Rca Mullard,

you never know you might find some awesome and

http://cgi.ebay.com.au/ws/eBayISAPI.dll ... %3AIT&rd=1

http://cgi.ebay.com.au/Vintage-Tube-Val ... dZViewItem

PostPosted: Sun Aug 27, 2006 1:24 am
by rick
i have one of those valve testers althougjh mine is a bit earlier model
the bad / good meter cracks me up

the only thing sure about mine is if you put a"good" valve in it it will soon turn bad


there are plenty of better testers out in the market

as for the valves well its looks like a lucky dip to me

save your bucks or go and look at them in the flesh
finding crates of valves is pretty easy finding 4 tubes in the crate that you can use and actually need is the trick
i buy crates full take out the usual suspects and sell them on, i expect the same applies on ebay