Good online shop to buy tubes?

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  1. cg

    cg Silver Supporting Member

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    Would appreciate a pointer to a good shop. Thanks!
     
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    If you like NOS, talk to Mike
    kcanostubes.com

    If you like hand selected JJs, talk to Bob
    eurotubes.com

    If you like green eggs and ham, talk to that German guy
    tubeampdoctor.com
     
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    Keep an eye on e-bay for sellers with good feedback as well.I just picked up a great quad of RCA NOS 6L6 blackplates for $400.00 and another pair for $189.00. This compares very favorably to the $400.00 a PAIR some people are charging. Only buy tubes from e-bay sellers with good feedback of course. KCA is good too as is Brent Jesse recording and Doug's tubes.I am sure there are others but I do like to troll the Bay as well.Also just snagged a nice NOS Telefunken 12AX7 smooth plate for $56.00................
     
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    Doug at Doug's Tubes worked with me and was very helpful when I was searching for some not so noisy EF86 tubes. Very good customer service.
     
  7. cg

    cg Silver Supporting Member

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    Thanks! Just placed my order for a 5879 and a 12AY7.
     
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    Great choice. Mike's very knowledgeable and ships immediately.
     
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    VanR Senior Member

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    I've used
    tubestore.com
    tubedepot.com
    dougstubes.com
    all with good results. But lately I've been ordering from tubesandmore.com, because they are in Tempe and I'm in Tucson. Yes I have to pay sales tax, But I get my tubes usually the next day with Priority Mail.
     
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    Joe Perry Gold Supporting Member

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    Want to sell half of the quad of blackplates?:) You beat me to them!:jo
     
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    I've also heard good things about thetubestore . They are in Ontario.

    Kyle
     
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    +1,000,000 for Doug Preston at www.dougstubes.com

    Great guy. Excellent customer service. Stands behind his products. Well-tested tubes. Very fair shipping charges. Doug's a good cat.
     
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