Online Tube Dealer Sticky

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs' started by big mike, Jan 8, 2013.

  1. sitedrifter

    sitedrifter Gold Supporting Member

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    Find your tubes on Reverb from Chicago Music Exchange and make sure they are APEX tested and then make an offer. I usually get 15 percent off their asking price.
     
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  2. Zooey

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    He has some good stuff. The first time I ordered from him was 20 years ago because old. Before that, it was Antique Electronic Supply.
     
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  3. Teleplayer

    Teleplayer Silver Supporting Member

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    I have had excellent results for new tubes at Tube Depot and Doug's Tubes. For NOS, I have had excellent results from Mike at KCA (great cat, great customer service) and Jim Cross at vacuumtubesinc.com (great cat, extremely reasonable pricing, excellent service, tons of knowledge). Also, our TGP brother PerryR sells ANOS and NOS tubes from time to time here and/or on Reverb - extensive knowledge, excellent testing, honest as can be and has a killer stash of old glass. As with Mike K. and Jim Cross, Perry has been a highly trustworthy source for premium old glass for me (he also supplies Dr. Z with NOS Russian military 6n14n power tubes for Z's Maz and Z Wreck amps).
     
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    DiPa Silver Supporting Member

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  5. big mike

    big mike Moderator - EL34 Emeritas Staff Member

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    Perry is a good dude
     
  6. tbonesullivan

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    Oh wow, this is nice. I will say I've had very good luck with ANOS tubes. I care more about the tube than the box and silk screening. It's a great way to have some vintage glass without going broke. I'll leave the NOS Telefunken's to the audiophiles who don't have a problem paying $500 for a 1 meter "interconnect" or stereo RCA Cable.

    Now all we need is a sticky for an "identify my old tube" thread.
     
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    Have people used https://nesstone.com/ ?

    Are they legit? Worth adding to the sticky? Prices seems pretty good.
     
  8. tbonesullivan

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    They look legit, and definitely have some nice power tube offerings. I don't know of many other dealers still able to offer winged C SED 6l6GC power tubes.
     
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    kimos55 Follow your dreams turst your heart Silver Supporting Member

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    One of my fovourite store.
     

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