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VMP4G

Sensibly equivalent to:
CV1169 CV3785 CV3786 NR45
See also:
CV1169 short entry
    
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The VMP4G is a screened variable Μ RF amplifier pentode for use in broadcast superhet receivers.
The VMP4 and VMP4K were introduced in 1933/4. This improved version the VMP4G was introduced in 1935 as a glass enveloped version when the Catkin valves were phased out.
See also VMP4G with most of the external metal screen missing.
The printed Osram branding on the zinc external screening paint.
The classic envelope is 45 mm in diameter, and excluding the B7 base pins is 120 mm tall.
References: Datasheet & 1043. Type VMP4G was first introduced in 1935.

 

Pin Connections
B7
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
tc
m
g1
g3
h
h
k
g2
a

 

Absolute Maximum Operating Conditions
Pentode
Vh
Ah
Va
Vs
Vg
mAa
mAs
gm
4.0
1.0
250
100
-2
8.0
5.0
2.7
Thanks to Frank Philipse for supplying the above PDF datasheet.
Updated April 06, 2015.
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