1987.0487.398 Texas Instruments Collection Object

Vacuum Tube Replacement
TI number: G00057

These devices were designed as a semiconductor replacement for 6AK5 vacuum tubes in the 1972-3 time period. The customer was Western Electric.

The tall can was used at the request of Western Electric so the unit could be handled by their tube insertion and pulling equipment. See G00056 for additional details.

Related material in collection: G00056, 154, 155, PG00030, 31.
Texas Instruments (Win Day, Don Hyde, John Gibson.)

Contact Nance L. Briscoe for further information



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