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PL83

Sensibly equivalent to:
15A6 N153 N309
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Valves and their Habits
    
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This PL83 was made in the UK by Mullard. It was designed as a sensitive video amplifier valve for television receivers.
The thin glass tube envelope is 20 mm in diameter and, excluding the B9A base pins, is 67 mm tall.
References: Datasheet & 1040. Type PL83 was first introduced in 1951.

 

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

 

Absolute Maximum Operating Conditions
Pentode
Vh
Ah
Va
Vs
Vg
mAa
mAs
ra
gm
15
0.3
170
170
-2.3
36.0
5.0
0.1M
10.0
Thanks to Frank Philipse for supplying the above PDF datasheet.
Updated January 29, 2013.
shape:thin.glass.tube construction:all.glass type:pentode age:1950.1960 base:b9a heater:300ma pins:9 pin:1.g2 pin:2.g1 pin:3.k pin:4.h pin:5.h pin:6.g3 pin:7.a pin:8.s pin:9.-
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