storage tube

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  • A CRT whose high-intensity display is the result of secondary emissions of electrons. Such a display remains bright for controllable periods of time, and may be used, for instance, in radars. The displayed image is formed by a writing gun and intensified by a flooding gun. Also called storage CRT, storage cathode ray tube, or direct-view storage tube.
  • synonymstorage CRT
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