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6L6

Sensibly equivalent to:
CV1948 VT-115
See also:
Beam Tetrodes and the 807 - Valves in PA Equipment - The Williamson Amplifier
    
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The 6L6 is an audio output beam tetrode. The 6L6 is both highly sensitive and capable of as much as 60 Watts output as a pair used in push-pull.
The GE Logo and white lettering on the black painted steel envelope.
The IO base and flange.
See also 6L6 for historic details.
The wide metal tube envelope is 31 mm in diameter and excluding the IO base pins, is 92 mm tall.
References: Datasheet. Type 6L6 was first introduced in 1936.

 

Pin Connections
IO
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
m
h
a
g2
g1
nc
h
k

 

Absolute Maximum Operating Conditions
Beam Tetrode
Vh
Ah
Va
Vs
Vg
mAa
mAs
ra
gm
Pout
D
6.3
0.9
350
250
-18
54
2.5
33K
5.2
11W
15%
Thanks to Frank Philipse for supplying the above PDF datasheet.
Updated January 07, 2012.
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