PCL805 Pentode Part

All tube operating points below are by no means definitive good sound recipe for your particulate tube project. Lowest THD point is not necessary best sounding one and there is always some variance even in a NOS tube batch from the same manufacturer!  Below information is only useful as a general starting point and is ment to get you in a ballpark when no measurement equipment is available.

Lowest THD operating point spectrum

21mA, -31.8V BIAS, 265Va

Recommended operating point spectrum

41mA, -20.75V BIAS, 210Va

Other operating points

31mA, -28.4V BIAS, 255Va
5mA, -35.6V BIAS, 250Va

Traced plate curves


Linear pentode with a clean spectrum. Very usable. Available for sale.

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