12ax7 Suggestions for our best sounding IN STOCK vacuum tubes to buy now :
Mullard CV4004: Very LOW noise, immaculate detail, wonderful warmth and articulation
Philips Heerlen Holland 12ax7 (labeled as Philips, Amperex, GE, etc):Incredible liveliness and 3dimensional sound, beautiful vocal quality mids!!
Siemens E83CC Munich : Special quality design, transparent, with amazing clarity, detail, resolution, and high end extension! All made in Munich Germany 1977-1979. Available in Standard grade, Low Noise, and Super Low Noise (recommended for phono stages and critical recording applications!)
Tungsram CV492: Perfect for guitar amps ( this is my personal favorite!)
Very very open with amazing top end and balanced all the way through!
Sounds beautiful when pushed. Recommended for Trainwreck amplifiers. Back In Stock!!!
GE JG 12ax7: Excellent value, warm nice detail and an articulation which is unmatched for the money!
Telefunken smooth or ribbed plate 12AX7: Incredibly high resolution tubes!
Known for their detailed clarity and extension in the high end range!
PRE-War Yugo made 12ax7- "I love the Ei 12AX7 tubes of old, they were hands down the best sounding pre-amp tubes.” Dr. Z Owner/Creator Z Amplification. Various Brandings such as Siemens, Audio Research, Lorenz, etc CV492 (see below)