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by mxrshiver
Wed Jun 09, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: General Tube Audio Based Discussion
Topic: can cap replacement question
Replies: 3
Views: 148

Re: can cap replacement question

schematic image!
by mxrshiver
Wed Jun 09, 2021 4:17 am
Forum: General Tube Audio Based Discussion
Topic: can cap replacement question
Replies: 3
Views: 148

Re: can cap replacement question

luckily i do have a good one, as well as a list of reference voltages (about 30% of them are out of tolerance, last i checked) and the rest of the technical manual. i tried to post a pdf of the schematic page as an attachment but it blocked it - does it need to be an image file? apologies for my lac...
by mxrshiver
Tue Jun 08, 2021 7:15 am
Forum: General Tube Audio Based Discussion
Topic: can cap replacement question
Replies: 3
Views: 148

can cap replacement question

I'm restoring a 1948 Hammond Solovox Model L. This is a photo of how I replaced the caps in the can. I'm wondering if there is any issue in replacing a can of caps in this way? Instead of ordering a new preloaded can or trying to stuff one with the 4 caps shown, I simply drilled holes and clamped ea...
by mxrshiver
Mon May 03, 2021 11:55 pm
Forum: General Tube Audio Based Discussion
Topic: calculating true plate dissipation
Replies: 3
Views: 245

calculating true plate dissipation

something's been bugging me about the way i've been taught to calculate plate dissipation. for 2 output tubes in a push-pull setup, for example, i've learned to measure the plate voltage, derive the plate current from the resistance of that half of the output transformer and the voltage drop across ...
by mxrshiver
Mon May 03, 2021 12:39 am
Forum: New User Introduction - Please introduce yourself to the group
Topic: Welcome everyone and thank you for joining the blueglow forum family!
Replies: 249
Views: 10352

Re: Welcome everyone and thank you for joining the blueglow forum family!

hi, my name's Whitney! long time fan of Mark's videos, he's been an incredible resource for me and i'm excited to join the community he's fostered! i'm a musician, and my main impetus for getting into tube tech is in pursuit of radical tools with which to make music, but i'm fascinated with every as...