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.

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The manual for my says that micromho readings are “average values. Watch list is full. Why would they do that rather than wind one to do the job? It showed a ‘possible corruption’ error. Various lamps for Hickok tube testers, including discount kits. Shipping cost cannot be calculated. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions – opens hickk a new window or tab.

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Models and A. Tubes Asylum Questions about tubes and gear that glows. Read more about the condition. Sell now – Have one to sell? These units have the same socket complement as A, except for A which has 9 and 12 pin compactron, and is more expensive for that reason. The has sockets up to 9-pin mini.


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Mar Fri 28, 9: I’m pretty sure I’ve answered my own question, but the manual and the Hickok guy seem to indicate otherwise. Yes, my password is: Replacing a wire wound resistor with hikcok or metal film is usually not a problem though, as long as the wattage is adequate.

You acknowledge that all comments express the views and opinions of the original author and not those of the administrator. Although the administrator will attempt to moderate comments, it is impossible for every comment to have been moderated at any given time. Hckok all, tube testers are not precision instruments anyway. Shipping is additional and calculated by order. See terms – opens in a new window or tab.

DaveVoorhisDec 24, Share This Page Tweet. Are there any layout diagrams or pictures of my tester avaliable to look at out there? Geoff, that’s what I do, too, except I use paste flux. I believe the meters are interchangeable.

Hickok Electrical Instrument Company. The best feature of the ‘s is the dual triode test buttons-you can test both halves of a twin triode without re-setting the selectors. The solder-nichrome wire bond is not particularly a good one. Much better performance is achieved in 5536 Hickok series testers. This tube is measured with two laboratory testers to an accuracy of 1.


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Any help or direction would be deeply appreciated. On larger testers like the series and thethe number on the chart is the reject point. I might be able to help. In what experience I have had with such testers, the spool resistors usually go open right at the solder joint. Hickok TubeTester Question???? All meters are new. You agree not to post any material which is knowingly false, obscene, hateful, threatening, harassing or invasive of a person’s privacy.

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Thus, often reheating the joint and adding solder may cure it. These terms and conditions contain rules about posting comments.