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6L6 metal / 6L6G / 6L6GA / 6L6GB / 6L6GC Pentode
(click on links below to check stock) 6L6 metal can 6L6G=CV1947 England / CV1075=6L6G England 1940's - 1950's EL37 Mullard KT66 GEC England 6L6G 1940's - 1950's 6L6GA / 6L6GAY 1940's 6L6GC GE 1960 - 1970's 6L6GB RCA Black Plate 1950's - 1960 6L6GC RCA Black Plate 1955 - 1960 6L6GC RCA Black Plate 1960 - 1970's 6L6GC Sylvania short and tall bottle 1960's - 1970's 6L6GB / 6L6GC Tungsol 1950's - 1960 6L6GB / 6L6GC Westinghouse 6L6GA / 6L6GC RUSSIAN


6L6 metal can 1940's - 1960's - Gates SA-39B compressor 1958 - Fender Twin Reverb UltraLinear 1981 listed below (Ken Rad, RCA silver print, RCA red print) TO BUY 6L6 metal can NOS
6L6 RCA NOS single tubes: ------------------------ TO BUY 6L6 metal can NOS
KEN RAD: ------- TO BUY 6L6 metal can NOS
6L6 metal used/low hours/test like new and used/good: ---------------------------------------------------- TO BUY 6L6 metal can NOS

6L6G=CV1947 England / CV1075=6L6G England (Also see 6L6GC variants: 5881 Tungsol, 7581A Philips, KT66 GEC/Genalex, EL37 Mullard) (the EL37 Mullard and KT66 Genalex/GEC are sonically the best 6L6) (Also see "5932=Premium 6L6WGA") Vh Ih VaMax Vg2Max PaMax Pg2Max 6.3 0.9 360 270 19.0 2.5 - QUAD II amps or amps using a KT66 - Emery - Red Iron Amp 10 watt SET TO BUY CV1075=6L6G and CV1947=6L6G

6L6G USA (Also see 6L6GC variants: 5881 Tungsol, 7581A Philips, KT66 GEC/Genalex, EL37 Mullard) (the EL37 Mullard and KT66 Genalex/GEC are sonically the best 6L6) (Also see "5932=Premium 6L6WGA") - WE 124C amp TO BUY 6L6G US and Canadian Brands

6L6GA Black Base 1940's - 1957 / 6L6GAY (Brown base) 1940's Vh Ih VaMax Vg2Max PaMax Pg2Max 6.3 0.9 360 270 19.0 2.5 TO BUY 6L6GA

6L6GC GE 1960's - 1970's / (substitute = 7581A) (7581A is a good substitute for 6L6GC, uprated power) - Li'l Dawg Amps - Ceriatone '57 Tweed Twin - Soldano SLO-100 (Mark Knopfler, Eric Clapton) - Fender amps (various) - 1964 Fender Super Reverb - Dumble (Alexander "Howard" Dumble of Los Angeles) TO BUY 6L6GC GE

7581A US Brands (uprated 6L6GC) also see 7581A page: (excellent crisp clear sound, fast and open) TO BUY 7581A

6L6GB RCA "BLACK PLATE" 1957-1960 (tall bottle) (6L6GB have a 19 watt rating, 6L6GC have a 30 watt rating) (the 6L6GB is the oldest black plate RCA 6L6) - Seeburg KD 200 Jukebox 1957 TO BUY 6L6GB RCA

6L6GC RCA "BLACK PLATE" with "BOTTOM GETTER" 1950's - 1960 (Double D getter halos on bottom) TO BUY 6L6GC RCA

6L6GC RCA "BLACK PLATE" 1960 - 1970's (the 6L6GC RCA Black Plate is the best sounding 6L6GC ever made) (short bottle = 3 1/8 - 3 1/4" tube height from bottom of base to top of glass) (tall bottle = 3 3/8" or taller tube height from bottom of base to top of glass) - Scarlett Heat - Fender - Two Rock by K&M Analog Designs, LLC - Carr Rambler - Landgraff Deluxe - MacIntosh MC240 amp - Fender Super-Sonic 2008 - Emery - Swart - Leben - Fender Hot Rod Deluxe TO BUY 6L6GC RCA

6L6GC / 6L6GB Sylvania 1960 - 1970's (excellent sound second only to RCA Black Plate, also see 5881 Tungsol, Sylvania) - Fender Bassman 1968 - Fender Tremolux 1968 - Mesa Boogie Mark IIC+ 1980 - Mesa 400 - Two Rock K&M Ltd. - Fender - Ampeg B15 (B-15) - Fender Showman 1972 - Leben - EICO HF20 (TALL BOTTLE = 3.625" H from bottom of base to top of glass) (SHORT BOTTLE = 3.25" H from bottom of base to top of glass, older type) 6L6GC Sylvania "short bottle" PAIRS NOS: --------------------------------------- listed below - 6L6GC Sylvania Short Bottle TO BUY 6L6GC SYLVANIA PAIRS AND QUADS

6L6GC Tungsol 1950's - 1960 TO BUY 6L6GC TUNGSOL USED

6L6GB / 6L6GC Westinghouse / United
6L6GT=6L6GC RUSSIAN MADE 1970's - 1980's TO BUY 6L6GT=6L6GC Russian made