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Old 03-04-2018, 09:22 AM
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17lp4 crt

I am a new member on here, I don't suppose anyone might happen to have any 17LP4 or 17VP4 B&W picture tubes for sale? I have 4 Zenith K1812 TV's from around 1952-1953 that used this picture tube I don't suppose anyone has any of the Zenith K1812 TV's for sale? I believe some of the early 50's Westinghouse TV"s used this same picture tube as well?
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Old 03-04-2018, 10:29 AM
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I am a new member on here, I don't suppose anyone might happen to have any 17LP4 or 17VP4 B&W picture tubes for sale? I have 4 Zenith K1812 TV's from around 1952-1953 that used this picture tube I don't suppose anyone has any of the Zenith K1812 TV's for sale? I believe some of the early 50's Westinghouse TV"s used this same picture tube as well?
The 17L & 17V were electrostatic focus cylindrical faceplate CRT's. Emerson and IIRC GE used them as well. They're around, a little harder to find.
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Old 03-04-2018, 03:58 PM
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My '53 Motorola also uses the 17LP4. Thankfully, the original CRT in my set still tests decent.

First place to check is ETF site, looks like this tube is available. http://www.earlytelevision.org/crts_for_sale_b-w.html
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Old 03-05-2018, 10:32 AM
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My '53 Motorola also uses the 17LP4. Thankfully, the original CRT in my set still tests decent.

First place to check is ETF site, looks like this tube is available. http://www.earlytelevision.org/crts_for_sale_b-w.html
I knew Motorola used it at least one model. It seems they used it to replace the 17TP4 metal cone CRT.
I have an RCA that uses a 17QP4, which is the same bulb but uses magnetic focus.
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