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VP23

Sensibly equivalent to:
ARP12 BVA142 CV1331 CV3792
See also:
Observations an the ARP12
    
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The VP23 is a battery HF pentode for use in portable radio receivers and transmitters. The main design feature is battery economy. The VP23 was used in military equipment and designated ARP12 and later the CV1331.
The top view reveals little other than the top mica.
The classic envelope is 32 mm in diameter and, excluding the MO base pins, is 84 mm tall.
References: Datasheet & 1043. Type VP23 was first introduced in 1938.

 

Pin Connections
MO
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
tc
f
-
a
g2
g3
m
-
f
g1

 

Absolute Maximum Operating Conditions
Pentode
Vh
Ah
Va
Vs
Vg
mAa
mAs
ra
gm
2.0
0.05
120
60
-1.5
1.45
0.5
1.45M
1.08
Thanks to Frank Philipse for supplying the above PDF datasheet.
Updated March 06, 2014.
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