The first electronic amplification of sound was done with Vacuum Tubes. We have pre-amp, power and rectifier vacuum tubes among other types in New Old Stock from the golden era of American & European manufacturing as well as current production tubes from today.
Vacuum Tube - 6201 / 12AT7WA, Dual Triode, HI-MU
Miniature high-mu twin triode each section of which has an individual cathode connection. The tube is especially suited for use as a grounded-grid amplifier or as a frequency converter at frequencies below approximately 300 megacycles.
Vacuum Tube - ECC99, JJ Electronics
The JJ Electronic ECC99 is a noval based dual triode. This tube features a rugged construction and is also available with gold pins. The ECC99 is typically used as a driver for power triodes in 2A3 and 300B amplifiers but can also be used as a power tube in small amps and headphone amps. This tube can also be a functional replacement for 5687, E182CC, 6840, and 6BL7 tubes. Note: Sockets on some of these types could have a different set-up.
Starting at $20.95
Vacuum Tube - 5881 / 6L6WGC, Sovtek
The 5881 is a very reliable tube that is widely used in many current production tube amplifiers. It has a warm tone with good 'bite.' This modern version is able to tolerate higher voltages than its 5881 / 6L6 cousins. The Sovtek 5881 delivers a warm, round tone that "sweetens" any vintage or modern guitar amp design. Built to rigid military standards, the 5881 will tolerate higher voltages than any other 6L6. In fact, they're frequently used as replacements for the old 7027 model in vintage Ampegs. Extremely consistent from piece to piece.
Starting at $20.65
Vacuum Tube - 6CG7, Electro-Harmonix
Electro-Harmonix 6CG7 dual triode preamp tube. Made in Russia.
Vacuum Tube - 12AU7 / 6189, Tung-Sol Reissue
Tung Sol 12AU7W / 6189 dual triode preamp tube. Made in Russia.
Vacuum Tube - 35W4, Rectifier, Half Wave
Miniature half-wave rectifier for use in line-operated equipment having series-connected heaters. The heater is tapped to permit operation of a panel lamp.
Vacuum Tube - 12AX7WC, Sovtek
Sovtek 12AX7WC dual triode preamp tube. Made in Russia.
Vacuum Tube - 5749 / 6BA6W, Pentode, Remote Cut-Off
Miniature remote-cutoff pentode intended for use as a high-gain radio frequency or intermediate-frequency amplifier. Its remote-cutoff characteristic makes it suitable for use in circuits to which it is desired to apply automatic-gain-control.
Vacuum Tube - 6L6GCM-STR, Redbase, Tube Amp Doctor
The TAD 6L6GCM-STR REDBASE is Tube Amp Doctor's latest 6L6GC; designed and built to be the best 6L6 type tube ever manufactured. A high claim, but Tube Amp Doctor is sure that they have achieved exactly that. In terms of sound, the TAD 6L6GCM-STR REDBASE produces the powerful but always defined bass response known from the legendary american built NOS RCA 6L6GC, with clear, unobtrusive and yet transparent highs.
Starting at $37.95
Vacuum Tube - 6BE6 / EK90, Heptode
Miniature heptode primarily designed to perform the combined functions of the mixer and oscillator in superheterodyne circuits in both the standard broadcast and FM bands.
Vacuum Tube - 6973, Electro-Harmonix
Electro-Harmonix 6973 Power Tube Beam power amplifier used in vintage Gretsch and Magnatone amplifiers. This is a real 6973, not a rebrand of a "close" tube.
Starting at $22.50
Vacuum Tube - 6SQ7, Diode, Dual Triode
Metal duplex-diode high-mu triode. It is intended primarily for use as a combined detector, amplifier, and automatic-volume-control tube in radio receivers.
Vacuum Tube - 6J5, Triode, Medium-MU
General-purpose triode designed for use as a detector, amplifier, or oscillator. Features include a relatively high transconductance and a medium amplification factor.
Vacuum Tube - 12DW7 / 7247, Dual Triode, GE
Dissimilar double triode in the 9-pin miniature construction. It is especially suitable for applications requiring a high gain voltage amplifier and a cathodyne type phase-inverter.
Vacuum Tube - 12SN7GT-A-B, Triode, Dual, Medium MU
Medium-mu twin triode suitable for use in a wide variety of general purpose amplifier and phase-inverter applications. Except for heater characteristics and ratings, the 12SN7GA-B is identical to the 6SN7GTB
Vacuum Tube - 12V6GT, Tetrode, Beam Power
Beam pentode designed primarily for use in the audio output stage of a-c and storage-battery-operated equipment. It is capable of supplying high power output with high sensitivity, high efficiency, and low third and higher-order harmonic distortion.
Vacuum Tube - 6SN7, JJ Electronics
The JJ Electronic 6SN7 is the classic double triode with a rugged construction the offers the high reliability that JJ is known for. The JJ 6SN7 features the outstanding linearity and sound of the original tubes. This tube is an excellent replacement for Hi-Fi amplifiers and preamps and will replace any 6SN7, 6SN7GTA, 6SN7GTB, or 6SN7GT.
Vacuum Tube - 6SC7, Sovtek
Sovtek 6SC7 high-mu twin-triode preamp tube. Made in Russia.
Vacuum Tube - 1U4, Pentode
Miniature, filamentary, sharp-cutoff pentode intended for radio frequency or intermediate frequency amplifier use in battery-operated receivers.
Vacuum Tube - 5751, Tung-Sol Reissue
Tung Sol 5751 dual triode preamp tube. Made in Russia. NOS specs call the 5751 a “special 12AX7” having a high-mu amplification factor of 70.
Vacuum Tube - 12AY7 / 6072A, Tube Amp Doctor, Premium Selected
Tweed Up Your Amp! Vintage tone for original vintage Fender tweed amps. The original tube for all those Fender® tweed amps from the 50s. Brings back the original sound to your tweed amp.
Vacuum Tube - 6005 / 6AQ5W, Tetrode, Beam Power
Miniature beam-power pentode for use as an audio-frequency power amplifier. In this application the tube is capable of delivering an output of approximately 4.5 watts.
Vacuum Tube - 6GH8A, Triode, Pentode
Miniature tube which contains a sharp-cutoff pentode and a medium-mu triode. Each section has a separate cathode and is electrically independent.
Vacuum Tube - 6AL5 / 6EB5, Dual Diode
The 6AL5 combines two independent diode units in the 7 pin miniature construction. Its high perveance permits high efficiency in either FM or AM detector service.