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Watford Valves have been using valve equipment since 1976 and has been selecting and supplying valve to the professional market for over 20 years. The term 'new old stock' refers to tubes or valves which are new but are from factories which have long closed down. These factories such as Mullard, G.E.C, Telefunken, Siemens, Philips, General Electric and R.C.A produced some of the best valves ever made which is why these items have become very sought after in the music industry. Watford Valves keeps a huge inventory of new old stock tubes valves as well as current production items. Therefore Watford Valves can offer one stop shopping to satisfy the most demanding of needs of the professional market, the collector or the enthusiast. All output tubes valves are priced individually. All prices contained on this web site are exclusive of VAT.
Amperex was a long-established manufacturer of transmitting tubes when they were acquired by the Dutch firm, Philips in 1955. Philips used the Amperex name to distribute their new line of Dutch-made miniature tubes, such as 12AX7, 12AU7, 12AT7 to feed the American Market. Classic hi-fi brands such as Marantz, Fisher, and H. H. Scott, Inc., used Amperex valves. Amperex also produced the 6DJ8, 6922 and 7308 frame grid tubes. The 6DJ8/ECC88 was developed by Amperex in 1958 and originally developed for video and radar use, the 6DJ8 also excelled in audio amplifiers. Amperex valves were original equipment parts in many models of Tektronix and Hewlett-Packard test equipment. Although Amperex especially the original "Bugle Boy" series) are now very sought after for their sound quality.
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- 5U4GB-AMPEREX Amperex This American made 5U4GB Amperex is of the highest quality rectifiers that we have had in stock. Amperex was the North ...In stock£20.00Buy Now
- 7119-AMPEREXAmperex American Made Amperex 7119 has a real audio following. Nice open quality with firm bass. They come in the original ...In stock£25.00Buy Now
- EABC80-AMPEREXAmperex The EABC80 was specifically designed for use in the detector stage of early FM and FM/AM radios. Amperex item made in ...In stock£12.00Buy Now
- ECL83-AMPEREXAmperex This is without doubt the most sought after ECL83 that we have ever had in stock. Original ECL83 Amperex Item in the ...In stock£25.00Buy Now
- UL84-AMPEREXAmperex Original Amperex UL84 that was used as an output valve in single ended applications such as radios and record players. ...In stock£15.00Buy Now