Houston Tubes

From mingqi5–(at)–arthlink.net Sat Jul 20 21:32:25 CDT 1996
From: Mingqi Werzner
Newsgroups: rec.audio.tubes
Subject: Tubes in Houston, TX
Date: Sat, 20 Jul 1996 21:12:03 -0700
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Vintage Sounds is located in the Trade Mart on the Sam Houston Tollway
just south of the Hammerly exit. They supply a vast assortment of vacuum
tubes of all kinds as well as high voltage capacitors, schematics for
pre-1952 radios etc. They also stock early telephones, record players,
records (including early cylinders). Business hours are 10 – 6 PM Fri.
Sat. & Sun. call (713) 468-4911 or fax (713) 721-5079.


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