ECC83 retaining clip
Mounting bracket and spring-style clip for securing 9-pin preamp valves
Use this bracket and spring retainer to secure ECC83-sized valves in your amps. It’s an alternative to the traditional shield. It works with standard ceramic 9-pin valve sockets.
Dimensions & info
The base of this spring retainer fits over the valve socket – using the standard 29mm (1.125 inch) spacing between mounting holes – and in place of the metal bracket that you’d normally use. You can use M2.5 hardware to fix the shield part to the chassis. Place the ECC83 into the socket and then swing the spring part up and over the top of the valve to hold it in place.