Author Archives: Jon @ thetubestore

Rogers High Fidelity PA-1A

Rogers High Fidelity PA-1A

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Do you love vinyl? Check out TONEAudio‘s Analog Product of the Year for 2014 – “Roger Gibboni builds great stuff, and at $8,500, his PA-1 takes on the world’s finest.  An all-vacuum tube design gives…
Nixie tube clock

Can Tubes Tell Time?

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Did you know that long before LED and Vacuum fluorescent displays were invented, tubes were used to display the numbers in early computers, calculators, and electronic test equipment? These unique tubes are called Nixie Tubes. …
JJ Electronic ECC83 dual triode tubes

What’s Behind the Sound?

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JJ Electronic makes 4 different dual triode tubes in the ECC83 (12AX7) vacuum tubes family. Each tube has a unique structure, gain rating and sound. There is variation between each of these tubes, as well…