IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - The Tacitron, A Low Noise Thyratron Capable of Current Interruption by Grid Action

Author(s): E. O. Johnson ; J. Olmstead ; W. M. Webster
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 September 1954
Volume: 42
Page(s): 1,350 - 1,362
ISSN (Paper): 0096-8390
DOI: 10.1109/JRPROC.1954.274565
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Two thyratron considerations are (1) spurious noise output, and (2) speed and ease with which the anode current can be tuned on and off. The spurious noise output of conventional thyratrons often... View More

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