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Sensibly equivalent to:
V2023 W2023
See also:
Radar Technique - Valve Developments
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The CV85 basket covered glass valve is designated as a trigatron. It is a triggered spark gap based on the V2023. It was used in the H2S radar. It operated as a pulse modulator for a magnetron and operated at 7 kV. The pulse delivered to the magnetron was 150 kW.
The balloon envelope is 63 mm in diameter and it stands 140 mm tall.
Reference: Data-sheet.


Absolute Maximum Operating Conditions
Thanks to Frank Philipse for supplying the above PDF datasheet.
Updated November 12, 2020.
shape:balloon construction:pinch type:cold.cathode age:1940.1950 base: pin:
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