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Thyratrons. by C M. Swenne

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Published by Philips in Eindhoven .
Written in English

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Pagination1 vol
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Open LibraryOL13726211M

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This book examines industrial control circuits, circuits that govern the initiation, processing and finishing stages of electronic equipment. It is an excellent resource for those who repair or work on older electron-tube operating in conventional circuits, as well as thyratrons.5/5(1). A thyratron is a type of gas-filled electron tube that is typically used for high current switching applications, but in this project thyratrons are used to form a display for a clock instead. This is made possible through the use of a rather special kind of thyratron tube, a Soviet ITS1A. Book Braun, C.G. Theoretical and experimental investigations are made into non-equilibrium argon and hydrogen partially-ionized plasmas characteristic of glow . Book, GE Tubes Essential Characteristics, pages. Essential Characteristics is sepcially prepared to provide the service Technician with a single source of reference containing data on every tube likely to be found in any home receiver AM, FM, Hi-Fi, or Television- as well as special purposes, Planar and Ceramic tubes, Thyratrons, Ignitrons, Vidicons, Reed Swithes, Radio & TV Pilot Lamps.

Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether it’s practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle. A thyratron is a type of gas filled tube used as a high energy electrical switch and controlled rectifier. Triode, Tetrode and Pentode variations of the thyratron have been manufactured in the past, though most are of the triode design. Gases used include mercury vapor, xenon, neon, and (in special high-voltage applications or applications requiring very short switching times) hydrogen. Hydrogen thyratrons were developed in the USA during World War II for driving microwave tubes in radar transmitters. In the post war period continuing development Author: H. Menown, C. A. Pirrie. HPB hydrogen thyratron. An example of the element Hydrogen: Sample Image | Spin Video | QuickTimeVR Rotation; HPB hydrogen thyratron. A thyratron is a vacuum tube used to switch on high voltages. They act like a switch that can be turned on by applying a small voltage to a control terminal.

This article is part of WikiProject Electronics, an attempt to provide a standard approach to writing articles about electronics on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, you can choose to edit the article attached to this page, or visit the project page, where you can join the project and see a list of open messages at the project talk page. A thyratron is a type of gas-filled tube used as a high-power electrical switch and controlled rectifier. Thyratrons can handle much greater currents than similar hard-vacuum tubes. Electron multiplication occurs when the gas becomes ionized, producing a phenomenon known as Townsend discharge. Gases used include mercury vapor, xenon, neon, and (in special high-voltage applications or. @article{osti_, title = {Thyratrons and ignitrons}, author = {Sarjeant, W J}, abstractNote = {The first item of discussion is thyratrons: their use, advantages, and disadvantages. A thyratron consists of a ceramic or glass tube containing a heated cathode, a metallic anode, and one or more grids, and filled with low-pressure hydrogen or deuterium. The krytron is a cold-cathode gas-filled tube intended for use as a very high-speed switch, somewhat similar to the consists of a sealed glass tube with four electrodes.A small triggering pulse on the grid electrode switches the tube on, allowing a large current to flow between the cathode and anode electrodes. The vacuum version is called a vacuum krytron, or sprytron.