Vacuum Tubes

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 - PX300B, Genalex Gold Lion, Gold Pin
Genalex Gold Lion PX300B power triode tube with gold pins. Made in Russia. In Europe during the 1930s the GEC (Genalex)/Marconi-Osram PX4 and PX25 power triodes were considered the finest audio triodes of their day. In keeping with the tradition of Genalex to provide the highest quality tubes, New Sensor has released the Genalex Gold Lion PX300B audio power triode. This tube is the highest quality 300B type available and is considered to be an upgrade in any 300B amplifier.
Starting at $192.30
Vacuum Tube - 300B, Electro-Harmonix, Gold Pin
Electro-Harmonix 300B power triode tube with gold pins. Made in Russia. Premium version of the 300B EH with gold grid wire for increased bias stability as well as top of the line sonics and performance.
Starting at $192.17
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Vacuum Tube - 2A3, JJ Electronics
The JJ Electronic 2A3 features a robust construction in a beautiful thick glass envelope. The JJ 2A3 offers 40 Watts of plate dissipation which far surpasses the headroom of other 2A3 tubes by 25 Watts. The single plate build and increased ratings give this tube the highest reliability. The JJ 2A3 has amazing detail and clarity with excellent separation.
Starting at $175.95
Vacuum Tube - 300B, JJ Electronics
This triode has a full 40 Watts of power. The robust build of the JJ 300B offers high reliability in a classy package. Each tube comes with a factory certification with sets dual matched for anode current and gain. The JJ 300B has a balanced and detailed sound with a wide frequency response.
Starting at $175.95
Vacuum Tube - 8417, Beam Power Amplifier
Beam-power pentode intended for service in high power, high-fidelity audio equipments and is capable of 100 watts output in push-pull circuitry. It also finds application as a regulator tube.
$129.90
Vacuum Tube - 2A3, Electro-Harmonix, Gold Pin
Electro-Harmonix 2A3 power triode tube with gold pins. Made in Russia. Gold plated grid.
Starting at $106.60
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Vacuum Tube - 7591A, Beam Power Amplifier
Glass octal beam power pentode designed for use as an audio frequency power output tube. The tube has a high power sensitivity and high efficiency and is especially designed for applications where high power output is required.
$99.90
Vacuum Tube - 6A3, Sovtek
Sovtek 6A3 power triode tube. Made in Russia.
Starting at $96.25
Vacuum Tube - KT88-STR, Tube Amp Doctor, Premium Selected
The Tube Amp Doctor KT88-STR is build just like the original tube with its thick curved glass envelope and metal base. The similarities don’t stop with its attractive appearance. This KT88 offers a lively and dynamic tone that is ideal in both HiFi audio amplifiers and high wattage guitar / bass amps. The sound of the TAD KT88 is pleasantly warm at all frequencies with detailed mids, articulate and nuanced highs, and harmonically rich and natural lows. The linear response is excellent. The TAD KT88-STR is matched for both plate current and transconductance and passes all of the tests of the TAD Premium Selection process.
Starting at $89.95
$89.90
Vacuum Tube - KT88, Genalex Gold Lion
KT88 power tube reissue of Genalex Gold Lion. Made in Russia.
In 1957 Marconi-Osram Valve Co. (Genalex) introduced the "King of Power Tubes", the legendary Gold Lion KT88. This tube became the heart and soul of such classics as the Dynaco Mark III, McIntosh MC275, and Marshall Major. Unfortunately, Genalex ceased tube production in the early 1980s and the Genalex Gold Lion KT88 has become very expensive and hard to find.
After extensive research and engineering, New Sensor Corp. has reissued the famed Genalex Gold Lion KT88.
Starting at $89.40
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Vacuum Tube - 2A3, Sovtek
Sovtek 2A3 power triode tube. Made in Russia.
Super 2A3.
Starting at $88.25
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Vacuum Tube - 6L6G, Tung-Sol
Tung Sol 6L6G power pentode tube. Made in Russia. Large bottle type for the look and sound of 6L6 tubes used during the golden age of hi-fi in the 1940s and early 1950s. Uprated to 6L6GC specs for improved performance and reliability.
  • Extremely musical and accurate sound stage
  • Extra thick & heavy “Big Bulb” for vintage look and feel
  • 5881 / KT66 equivalent
Starting at $82.50
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Vacuum Tube - KT90, Electro-Harmonix
Electro-Harmonix KT90 power tube. Made in Russia.
Absolutely the best KT90 ever developed. Wafer base height of 0.34”.
Starting at $80.20
Vacuum Tube - KT120, Tung-Sol Reissue
Super-premium Octal Beam Tetrode, impervious to overload when used at parameters found in existing 6550/KT88/KT90 circuits. Plate dissipation of 60 watts and higher current handling capacity has allowed the design of new amplifiers which are unique, extremely powerful and stable.
Starting at $80.00
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Vacuum Tube - 6550A-STR, Tube Amp Doctor, Premium Selected
The Tube Amp Doctor 6550A-STR is built and performs to the same standards as the highly sought after GE 6550A. TAD has meticulously designed the plate material to be as strong and pure as possible resulting in an exceptionally stable, consistent, and reliable 6550. The TAD 6550A features a thick straight glass envelope, a metal base, and an authentic triple getter. The frequency response of this tube is remarkably balanced and smooth. Transparent natural lows and thick rich mids with silky highs make this an excellent tube for HiFi equipment as well as classic bass guitar amplifiers. The Tube Amp Doctor 6550A-STR offers outstanding performance in all applications. This tube is matched for both plate current and transconductance. The TAD 6550A-STR also passes all of the tests required in the Premium Selection process.
Starting at $79.95
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Vacuum Tube - 6973, Beam Power Amplifier
Beam power tube, 9 pin miniature type, for high-fidelity audio-amplifier applications
$79.90
Vacuum Tube - 7868, Pentode, Power Amplifier
Power pentode for output stages of high fidelity audio-amplifiers and radio receivers
$77.90
Vacuum Tube - KT77, Genalex Gold Lion
Genalex Gold Lion KT77 beam-power tetrode tube. Made in Russia.
A beam tetrode with an absolute maximum anode dissipation rating of 32 watts. The KT77 is designed for use in the output stage of an af amplifier. Two valves in Class AB1 give a continuous output of over 70 W.
Starting at $75.40
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Vacuum Tube - KT88, Svetlana
The Svetlana KT88 is an excellent choice for users looking to upgrade their current KT88 tubes. This tube is a glass envelope beam power tetrode. It is intended for audio frequency power amplifiers. High plate dissipation, close manufacturing tolerances, and thorough processing provides improved reliability and superior sonic performance. The Svetlana KT88 is manufactured in the Svetlana factory in St.
Starting at $72.20
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Vacuum Tube - KT88, Mullard Reissue
Premium Octal beam Tetrode, an exact copy of the KT88 valve manufactured by Marconi-Osram for Marshall in the late 1960s and 70s. Powerful, balanced and detailed soundstage with full bass.
  • Direct replacement for any 6550 types
  • Excellent replacement output valve for the Marshall Major, retains the original sound
  • Equally well suited for hifi
Starting at $71.05
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Vacuum Tube - 6550, Tung-Sol Reissue
Copy of the original type 3 Tung-Sol 6550 made in the 1960s. Triple getter, carbonized screen, and gold plated grid. The current production benchmark of the classic 6550.
Made in Saratov, Russia
Starting at $70.85
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Vacuum Tube - KT88, JJ Electronics, Blue Glass
Blue glass envelope. A sonically faithful reproduction of the original tubes with a robust construction encased in a thick glass envelope. The JJ KT88 delivers a powerful 42 Watts with plenty of headroom to spare. This tube has a tone that is warm and lively with a detailed and balance response.
Starting at $69.95
Vacuum Tube - 6JE6C / 6LQ6, Beam Power Amplifier
Beam pentode featuring Novar construction with a special plate fin. The fin provides improved heat distribution and a greater plate dissipation capability. This in turn increases reliability under rated conditions.
$69.90