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New exhibits: 2016-10-22: Added CV5077 pentode CV3613 beam tetrode CV5265 beam tetrode CV5172 heptode CV231 indicator
Stats: 1787 on the website, 7 coming soon.

Diode -- Triode -- Tetrode -- Beam tetrode -- Pentode -- Hexode -- Heptode -- Octode -- Nonode
Voltage regulator -- Other valve -- Current regulator -- Voltage reference
Thyratron -- Ignitron -- Excitron -- Cathode ray tube -- Camera tube -- Image converter
Photocell -- Photomultiplier -- Tuning indicator -- Display/Indicator -- Counter / selector
Magnetron -- Klystron -- Travelling wave tube -- Backward wave oscillator
Heil tube -- TR cell -- Other microwave -- Trigatron -- Trigger tube/spark gap
Surge arrester -- Relay / switch -- Noise diodes and sources -- Gauge -- Sensor
Light source -- Glow modulator -- Strobotron -- GM tube -- Semiconductor diode
Transistor -- Other solid state -- Other device -- Awaiting classification

Valves I need information on

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The more interesting valves that have been removed from the collection are now held as PDFs here

Latest additions

Added CV231 indicator CV5172 heptode CV5265 beam tetrode CV3613 beam tetrode CV5077 pentode
Added CV3990 pentode CV5156 pentode CV5409 pentode CV5258 diode CV5348 trigger tube
Added CV1032 double triode CV5201 triode CV5325 pentode CV5427 rectifier CV5956 triode