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6V6
Beam Power Pentode

EIA Base & Outline

EIA Base: 7ACEIA Bulb: 8-6
Source ........................................ RCA RC-15 - 1947

Application

Source ........................................ RCA RC-15 - 1947
Metal type used as output amplifiers in automobile, battery-operated, and other receivers in which reduced plate-current drain is desirable. Requires octal socket and may be mounted in any position.

Source ........................................ RCA RC-15 - 1947
It is equivalent in performance to type 6AQ5. Refer to type 6AQ5 for characteristic curves.

Mechanical Data

Source ........................................ RCA RC-15 - 1947
Bulb .......................................... MT-8
Base Type ..................................... Small Wafer Octal
EIA Outline ................................... 8-6
EIA Base ...................................... 7AC
Mounting Position ............................. Any

Electrical Data

Source ........................................ RCA RC-15 - 1947
Heater Voltage ................................ 6.3 V
Heater Current ................................ 0.45 A
Maximum Heater-Cathode Voltage
Heater Positive with Respect to Cathode
DC Component ............................ 90 V
Heater Negative with Respect to Cathode
DC Component ............................ 90 V

Direct Interelectrode Capacitances (approx)

Pentode
Source ........................................ RCA RC-15 - 1947
Input ......................................... 10 pf
Output ........................................ 11 pf
Grid to Plate ................................. 0.3 pf

Maximum Ratings (Design Center Values)

Pentode
Source ........................................ RCA RC-15 - 1947
Plate Voltage ................................. 315 V
Grid No. 2 Voltage ............................ 285 V
Plate Dissipation ............................. 12 W
Grid No. 2 Dissipation ........................ 2 W

Source ........................................ RCA RC-15 - 1947
For other characteristics and typical operation, see 6V6GT

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