Damper diode used in the horizontal output stage of television receivers. Manufacturer: AWV, Sydney NSW
6.3 V indirectly heated cathode.
The damper diode recovers the energy stored in the horizontal deflection coils during flyback. This boosts the supply voltage to the output stage, hence it is also called the booster diode.

Physical Description

Tubular glass bulb on short octal base; 5 pins present.

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