Posts Tagged ‘12U7 tube’

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July 10, 2018

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Gonset 6 Meter Goodies Sale

March 4, 2013

This week we are selling a collection of Gonset equipment for restoration. It  looks like 6 meter 50 MHz units. See photos on special sales page.

We talked to one buyer concerning new products.  We learned he had never looked at the TODAYS NEWS button listed in the left column of the home page.  The TODAYS NEWS button is our blog .. You are reading it right now .. and it contains lots of information including hints about our new products. 

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Our tube type audio amplifier — Pastime Projects PP AA-1VT — is an interesting device for guitar players.  The very rare 12U7 tube,  an obsolete space charge tube from the 1960’s automobile radio era,  is the basis of  a wonderful pre amp for guitar use.  Look up 12U7 vacuum tube  in Google.  You will find it is very popular with guitar enthusiasts looking for that mellow sound that vacuum tubes leant to great music.  The use of the 12U7 tube has been very popular and the tube is for mini woof cover 3 9 09becoming scarce.  I have seen asking prices for the tube alone higher that the kit price for our entire amplifier!  We have a very limited number of kits remaining in stock..  Go to look on the home page for the PP AA-1VT amplifier kit while the item remains.

73 Glenn Brown for Pastime Projects