New Sensor Corporation
New Sensor Corporation, headquartered in New York ( Headquarters: 32-33 47th Avenue, Long Iceland, NY 11101, United States) is a manufacturer of electron tubes, effect pedals and tube amplifiers for musical instruments. The company was founded in the late 1960s by entrepreneur Mike Matthews and is still privately owned.
New sensor also includes the brands Sovtek and Electro -Harmonix. The latter was also originally founded as an independent company by Mike Matthews in the late 1960s. In the late 1990s, after the collapse of the Soviet Union, New Sensor took over the trademark and manufacturing facility ExpoPul / Sovtek ( a former industrial complex ) in Saratov, Russia. These are also used by New Sensor tubes to their own house brand Electro-Harmonix to produce. Apparently, New Sensor has subsequently also acquired the rights for the use of trademarks tube former manufacturer of their former owners. So also currently the tubes Genalex brands, Mullard, Tung- Sol and Svetlana are manufactured and distributed by New Sensor. Renowned manufacturers of guitar amplifiers can produce according to their own manufacturing and selection parameters at New Sensor also special series of tubes. So " labeled " tubes or the designated " Marshall " tubes for the company Marshall Amplification are from New Sensor own for the company Mesa Engineering manufactured.
New sensor is now one of the world's largest manufacturer of electron tubes. New Sensor sells its own tubes and the tubes from other manufacturers its own Internet platform.