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From kozar–(at)– Fri Dec 31 15:47:15 CST 1993
From: kozar–(at)– (Kenneth Ozard)
Subject: RE: 12AX7A
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Date: 31 DEC 93 11:50:20

>> Well, yesterday my package of 10 new 12AX7A’s arrived from MCM electronics,
>> they cost me $3.28 each, plus shipping. Some people go for the gold plated,
>> hand made, blessed with holy water models, but I couldn’t tell the difference
>> to save my life.

>That’s a great price. Could you give me the number for MCM electonics ?
>Fred J. Helmstetter fj–(at)–
>University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (414) 229-4903

Sure, call them at 1-800-543-4330.
Toll free tech at 1-800-543-TECH.

At quantity ten their tube prices are great ! And their service is good too.
They delivered to Canada in less than two weeks, that is the past two weeks
including the holidays when everything seems to grind to a halt. Good luck!

(They have a list of about 60 tubes, included 5881, and american versions
of the EL84 and 5881.)

They have a nice selection of replacement drivers too.



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