Power Tubes

The PHOTONIS USA Power Tube product line encompasses a wide variety of tubes and their associated circuitry components designed for specialty use. PHOTONIS manufactures gridded power tubes (tetrodes and triodes) for use in defence, communications, broadcast, research and other applications. Output capabilities range from a few watts to megawatts, and frequency coverage extends from DC to over 1400 MHz.

Our Power Tubes can be found across the globe, from mobile communications applications to physics research and were designed to meet very stringent environmental and technical specifications. With over 70 years of outstanding Power Tube experience through our RCA & BURLE heritage, PHOTONIS has established a reputation for product performance, quality, and life. PHOTONIS engineers continue to add innovative tube and associated circuit designs for new applications. If you have a specific need for a custom power tube, contact us and let our experience work for you.

Application Notes
Our many years of manufacturing and product development under names such as PHOTONIS, BURLE and RCA have provided us with the depth of information required to create detailed technical guideline documents. These power tube guidelines are intended to be used as base documents for the handling and operation of power tubes.
If you are a user of BURLE or PHOTONIS power tubes, you may find one of these application notes useful. Please check with a PHOTONIS representative if you are unsure of any of the power tube information contained in these application notes. Each link will open in a new window as a PDF file.
PHOTONIS asserts that all the information contained in these notes was correct at the time of publication. If you have questions, please contact us.

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