Mullard EL84

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From our review - "Blues guys will go crazy for the reissue Mullard EL84 tube. It has the least clean headroom and can be pushed into distortion with aggressive playing. When pushed into distortion the Mullard EL84 tube has a softer, creamier overdrive that is more musical than other EL84 tubes and is the tube to pick if you want dirt."

The Mullard name and trademark have been acquired by the New Sensor Corporation. This new production Mullard EL84 tube is manufactured at their Xpo-Pul factory (also known as Reflektor) in Saratov, Russia. New Sensor is an American corporation and since taking ownership of this factory has been steadily improving the quality of current production tubes.

Note: These tubes have a slightly larger diameter than other EL84 tubes so they can not be installed into some '90's era Marshall DSL201 or DSL401 amplifiers, some '90's era reissue Vox AC15 amps, and Bad Cat amps.

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Warranty Information and Return Policy

Warranty Period: 3 months

All our tubes are guaranteed for 3 months from the date of purchase. (Any exceptions will be noted on that tube's Warranty tab)

If you receive a tube that does not perform to the manufacturer's specifications, please do the following:

- contact us to get a return authorization
- return it via regular mail within 90 days from when we shipped it, and we will provide an exchange or refund of the full purchase price of the tube.

Returns not related to warranty or defect will be considered at our discretion, and are subject to a 15% restocking fee.

We can not accept returns that don't have an authorization, are past 3 month, or are returned improperly.

These guidelines may be updated without notice.

Ratings & Reviews

21 reviews

The Goldilocks Zone for a VOX NT15H Finally Achieved

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I've gone down the rabbit hole with a Vox NT15H (v1), checking out just about every tube, every speaker that's easily accessible, and I finally feel as though I have this amp dialed in. (Contrary to what many might say, no matter what tubes or speaker used, it is very much like an AC15; and in its bright mode, it does wonderfully Voxish clean chime and top-boost crunch. In its thick mode, it also does a pretty good crunchy tweed-like thing -- with the wrong speaker, wrong tubes, it only gets about 75-85% of the way there, though -- with the wrong stuff, you can also achieve ice-pick highs and honky, cocked-wah-like mids, so I understand the mixed views on this amp). But with these Mullard EL84s, Mullard CV4004s and an Alnico Blue or Weber Bluedog, I've finally found this amp's right stuff. She's finally in the proper Goldilocks zone. (For those curious, JJ's EL84s and 803S large-plate preamp valves were very close, coming in second place for me.)