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[AMPS] Another Tube Max Plate Current Question

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Subject: [AMPS] Another Tube Max Plate Current Question
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Date: Mon, 3 Sep 2001 20:31:01 -0700
>Hello All,
> I have another question.
>This time about the 3CX800A7 Tube. What is the maximum allowable Plate 
>Current of a 3CX800A7 Tube ?? Can it be operated at 600 ma without 
>degradation or damage ??? The reason for asking is because my notes show 
>typical plate current at 500 ma. I notice hat I can further the output 
>(another 100 - 125 watts) by going to abt 600 ma but worry about tube 
>degradation / distortion / or signal purity when running close to tube 
''   As I understand it, 800mA is permitted for SSB.

cheers, Jeff

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