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Power Vacuum Tube Applications

  • Jerry C. Whitaker

Abstract

The continuing demand for energy control devices capable of higher operating power, higher maximum frequency, greater efficiency, and extended reliability have pushed tube manufacturers to break established performance barriers. Advancements in tube design and construction have given engineers new RF generating systems that allow industry to grow and prosper. Power grid vacuum tubes have been the mainstay of transmitters and other RF generation systems since the beginning of radio. Today, the need for new gridded and microwave power tubes is being met with new processes and materials.

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Amplitude Modulation Vacuum Tube Very High Frequency Silicon Control Rectifier Power Vacuum Tube 
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