Incorporate the "tube sound" into your home audio system. Learn how to work with vacuum tubes and construct high-quality audio amplifiers on your workbench with help from this hands-on resource. This book explains tube theory and circuit analysis. Seven ready-to-build projects feature step-by-step instructions, detailed schematics, and layout tips. You'll also find out how to tweak the project designs and engineer your own custom-built, high-performance amps. Coverage includes Principles and operation theory behind vacuum tubes Tube nomenclature, applications, and specifications
By Charles Hansen Hansen has covered the history of these mysterious tubes and presents the details of these rugged, highly reliable tubes made for the military for use in guided missles. An interesting story of one company's approach to extremely high quality vacuum tube design. The book includes several appendices including Eric Barbour's 1006 article from Vacuum Tube Valley"Bendix company documents and tube data sheets for many of the company's tubes. 81 pages8 1/2" x 11
By John F. Rider This book is one of the most comprehensive ever written about the functions of vacuum tubes. Combining concise writing, real world analogies and illustrations of key concepts, this book is invaluable for those interested in learning about vacuum tubes. 407 pages, 4.375 x 8.25"