Author Topic: Jefferson Tube Restorer  (Read 246 times)

Offline TelePlay

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Jefferson Tube Restorer
« on: December 06, 2016, 01:19:15 PM »
This goes back to the early 1920s. 4 pin tubes with bayonet mount. Top view shows two pin connections. PM page presents it well (note the screw in bulb socket power plug).

Did these really work and if so, how, cleaning off what?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/VINTAGE-1920S-JEFFERSON-TWO-TUBE-TUBE-REJUVENATOR-NR-/162302779687
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Re: Jefferson Tube Restorer
« Reply #1 on: December 07, 2016, 02:44:52 PM »
I would bet they increased the filament potential to "burn" off any residual oxygen and carbon in the envelope.  Not too much else one can do with household current
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