Hi, Folks! Before commenting on the sonic qualities of the new RCA “grey glass” 6SN7 driver tube from Vintage Tube Services, I wanted to mention a couple of things I inadvertently omitted from Part I of this review. First, Andy of VTS emphasized that one of the benefits of the vintage tubes he stocks (and … More REVIEW: Vintage RCA 6SN7 Driver Tube from Vintage Tube Services – Part II
Hi, Folks! As mentioned in my last post, Audiogon stalwart and all around amicable fellow Roxy54 suggested that I procure an original RCA 6SN7 driver tube for my ANK Kit 1 amp. He replaced the stock, Russian Electro Harmonix 6SN7 driver tube in his 10th Anniversary Kit 1 C-Core edition and was mightily impressed with … More REVIEW: Vintage RCA 6SN7 Driver Tube from Vintage Tube Services – Part I
I recently got a tip from “Roxy54,” a fellow on Audiogon who owns an ANK Kit 1 10th Anniversary Edition that Digital Pete Fulton built for him. This is the Kit 1 version with the top-of-the-line capacitors and the very expensive AN C-Core transformers. Ooh, la la! Roxy said that he purchased a slightly used, vintage RCA 6SN7 … More New tube coming!