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RV12P2000

Sensibly equivalent to:
PV1
See also:
Valvo RV12P2000 Box
    
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The RV12P2000 is a 'universal' HF pentode, possibly close in design to the American Acorn valve 954. The base has side pins and a knob can be screwed into the end of the base to act as a handle. This base arrangement prevented the stress on the glass to metal seal of the pins that caused problems for the Acorn types.
The RV12P2000 was produced in quantities larger than any other valve for the Wehrmacht. It was used in many stages of a a piece of equipment. The design allowed for it to function in RF stages up to the low VHF and even to generate up to 580 mW of output. It was also found as an oscillator, IF amplifier, audio amplifier and we believe also, in some cases, as a rectifier.
For a view of the inner structure visit RV12P2000.
This belongs to the Wehrmacht.
The eagle logo.
The thin glass tube envelope is 20 mm in diameter, and including the base pins is 48 mm tall.
Reference: Datasheet. Type RV12P2000 was first introduced in 1937.

 

Pin Connections
De6
1
2
3
4
5
6
tc
a
g2
k
h
h
g3
g1

 

Absolute Maximum Operating Conditions
Pentode
Vh
Ah
Va
Vs
12.6
0.075
220
140
Thanks to Frank Philipse for supplying the above PDF datasheet.
Updated August 14, 2019.
shape:thin.glass.tube construction:glass.foot type:pentode age:1930.1940 base:de6 heater:12.6v pins:6 pin:1.a pin:2.g2 pin:3.k pin:4.h pin:5.h pin:6.g3 pin:tc.g1
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