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EF85

Sensibly equivalent to:
6BY7 6F19 6F26 CV1375 W719
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The EF85 is a VHF varible μ pentode and is the counterpart to the EF80 straight RF pentode. The main use was in domestic television receivers and Granada were a leading player in the UK TV rental market.
The reverse of the anode and marks on the glass suggesting considerable use.
The thin glass tube envelope is 21 mm in diameter and, excluding the B9A base pins, is 59 mm tall.
References: Datasheet & 1040. Type EF85 was first introduced in 1951.

 

Pin Connections
B9A
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
k
g1
k
h
h
s
a
g2
g3

 

Absolute Maximum Operating Conditions
Pentode
Vh
Ah
Va
Vs
Vg
mAa
mAs
ra
gm
6.3
0.3
250
100
-2.0
10.0
2.5
0.5M
6.0
Thanks to Frank Philipse for supplying the above PDF datasheet.
Updated January 12, 2015.
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