Artifact Details

Title

Vacuum tube type 6AQ5 with text only box

Catalog Number

102729066

Type

Physical object

Date

1940 ca.

Manufacturer

General Electric Company (GE)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 188-5 Printed in white on side of tube
Other number 3-48 Printed in white on side of tube
Other number JG-6AQ5 Printed in white on side of tube
Part number 6AQ5 Printed in grey on side of tube and on box

Dimensions

box: 3 in x 1 in x 1 in; tube: 2 1/2 in x 3/4 in x 3/4 in

Description

Both tubes have 7 connector pins. The GE logo and "MADE IN U.S.A." are printed in white on the side of the tubes. The boxes are off-white with "JQ 6AQ5" printed in black on the top flap and "ONE ELECTRON TUBE / JG 6AQ5 / CONTRACTOR / GENERAL ELECTRIC CO. / MADE IN U.S.A. ACC. 8/53" printed in black on one side panel.

Category

Component/vacuum tube

Lot Number

X1040.90