Does anyone have any information on how to calibrate a Hickok model tube tester? I’ve searched, but can’t seem to find any links. Thanks!. HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL, Got a question about a Hickok I’ve got a chance to purchase one of these locally but in the picture I’m sending. After waiting years too long, I finally bought a really nice looking, lightly used Hickok and it was doing funny things with known good tubes. It read shorts until.
A super value compared with TV and TV Mar Thu 27, These devices are designed specifically for hickom Hickok tube testers, and are not the typical 83 or 5Y3 solid state replacements seen on the web and on other tube web sites.
Image not available Photos not available for this variation. Sounds like someone has been doing some “repair” work in there. And as Dave said, see if you can adjust the zero setting. Don’t know what I’m going to do. Previous topic Next topic. Hickok TubeTester Question????
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I believe the meters are interchangeable. Subject to credit approval. Delivery time is estimated using our proprietary method which is based on the buyer’s proximity to the item location, the shipping service selected, the seller’s shipping history, and other factors. Mar Thu 05, 3: A recommended list of Hickok tube testers. Add to watch list Remove from watch list.
Have one to sell? See photos has wear no returns as is. Sometimes the needle sticks. These terms and conditions are subject to change at any time and without notice. Olympia, Washington, United States.
Was one end of a resistor disconnected when you got it? I can provide a correctly designed solid state replacement for the 83 mercury vapor tube and the 5Y3 rectifier tube also.
Does any one have a model that they could take a picture of the spool resistor stacks and email to me? Shipping cost cannot be calculated. The TV-3 is a very cool tester. I do have a Hickok a I guess I could switch meters just for testing purposes, that is if I buy it. By submitting a comment, you are declaring that you agree with these rules:.
A board member wrote me and has some parts for it, and I’m going to try to buy the whole spool resistor stack from him and replace the whole thing, or at least see how it is configured so I can repair what I’ve got. This is the best of the basic early testers. After all, tube testers are not precision instruments anyway.
The best feature hicokk the ‘s is the dual triode test buttons-you can test both halves of a twin triode without re-setting the selectors. Share This Page Tweet.
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There are 6 or 8 spools mounted below the mho selector switch and I am having a heck of a time trying to relate the wiring between the spools and the schematic. A 6L6 standard hixkok.
Hifkok I went digging and found an open ohm spool resistor. Trademarks and Copyrights used herein are the property of their respective owners. I finally got a schematic to download from BAMA on my son’s PC, and it’s a bear to determine the wiring of those 356 from the nomenclature of the document I have. Please enter a number less than or equal to 1. Failure to comply with these rules may result in being banned from further commenting. Service and User Manual Pages: For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and hkckok – opens in a new window or tab This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees.
One of the spool resistors has a winding that comes out about one inch, that looks like it was soldered to another spool’s hicko. This tester will give you the most repeatable tests. In fact, I have had a hard time soldering to resistance wire although I am more optimistic now that I read that you need to use liquid flux on the joint.
Yes, my password is: The “A” model has the 9 and 12 pin compactron sockets and is more money. The TV-7 is very similar to TV but has flip-chart tube data in the upper lid of the unit.