Artifact Details

Title

Vacuum tube type 6AL5 in text only box

Catalog Number

102729089

Type

Physical object

Date

1945 ca.

Manufacturer

Radio Corporation of America (RCA)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number H6E Printed in silver on side of tube
Part number 6AL5 Printed in grey on side of tube

Dimensions

box: 1 in x 1 in x 2 1/2 in; tube: 2 1/8 in x 3/4 in x 3/4 in

Description

This tube has 7 connector pins. The RCA logo and "MADE IN USA" are printed in silver on the side of the tube. The tube is enveloped by a card stock insert, which fits into a square card stock sleeve with black text . The text reads "U.S. ARMY U.S. NAVY Manf'd by RCA RCA 6AL5 NXSA 59081 Accepted Nov. 1944".

Category

Component/vacuum tube

Lot Number

X1040.90