Matched pair (two pieces)
The Golden Dragon KT88 Retro is produced to a similar shape to the original GEC/MO design, and has identical operating characteristics.
The GEC KT88 was a higher power version of the original KT66. Developed in the heyday of push-pull working its relatively high output makes it ideal for driving difficult loads of current-hungry speakers. Although it can be used in single-ended circuitry, it's more common usage is as a push-pull pair where it's low screen current properties give it high power efficiency. The Golden Dragon KT88 Retro sets the standard for others to meet . It's range of applications is wide and it is commonly found to sound superior to other KT88s at a highly competitive price.