vcf-midatlantic Digest, Vol 13, Issue 9

Jeff G jeffg at junknet.net
Mon Jun 10 12:17:18 EDT 2019


Where are you located? I have a tube tester (several actually)

Jeff (aka Bags)

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>    1. Tube Testing - any recommendations (mwillega)
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>    3. Re:  Tube Testing - any recommendations (Chris Fala)
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> From: mwillega <mike at willegal.net>
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> Subject: Tube Testing - any recommendations
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> Hi all,
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> I?m about to embark on my first restoration of a piece of tube based test
> gear.  It?s an old Heathkit Oscilloscope from the early 70s.  I am looking
> for recommendations for approaches to tube testing.  Do I seek out  or
> build a tube tester or just test in circuit.  Anything else that I should
> look out for, besides the usual concerns about high voltages on the
> chassis, and old degraded components.
>
> Regards,
> Mike Willegal
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> Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 11:09:06 -0400
> From: Evan Koblentz <evan at vcfed.org>
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> Cc: mwillega <mike at willegal.net>
> Subject: Re: [vcf-midatlantic] Tube Testing - any recommendations
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> > Do I seek out  or build a tube tester or just test in circuit.  Anything
> else that I should look out for, besides the usual concerns about high
> voltages on the chassis, and old degraded components.
> You might want to ask the NJ Antique Radio Club. They do this all the time.
>
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> Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 11:12:23 -0400
> From: Chris Fala <chrisjpf33 at gmail.com>
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> Subject: Re: [vcf-midatlantic] Tube Testing - any recommendations
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> There is a Facebook group called Vintage Electronic Test Equipment and a
> lot of the guys there post stuff about tube testers. Might be a good
> resource for information
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> On Mon, Jun 10, 2019 at 10:18 AM mwillega via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
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> > Hi all,
> >
> > I?m about to embark on my first restoration of a piece of tube based test
> > gear.  It?s an old Heathkit Oscilloscope from the early 70s.  I am
> looking
> > for recommendations for approaches to tube testing.  Do I seek out  or
> > build a tube tester or just test in circuit.  Anything else that I should
> > look out for, besides the usual concerns about high voltages on the
> > chassis, and old degraded components.
> >
> > Regards,
> > Mike Willegal
>
>
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