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[AMPS] Filament Choke Question (RE: Handbook example)

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Subject: [AMPS] Filament Choke Question (RE: Handbook example)
From: (Rich Measures)
Date: Sat, 20 Feb 1999 15:03:31 -0800

>In a message dated 2/20/99 12:04:03 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> writes:
> Is the 8877 set up this way so that the filament pins are isolated from 
> the cathode?  Is that why he's able to get away with it?  I'm ignorant of 
> how the 8877 is set up.
>  >>
>that is the beauty of 8877, cathode is separate from filaments, no need for
>choke, just have to wait for them glowers to heat up, abt 3 min.
>Note on some chatter about parasitics, impedances, etc. One way to get around
>it is to use monoband design. 

?  The resonant circuit that supports intermittent vhf parasites is 
principally formed by the C-out of the tube, and the total inductance of 
the leads between the anode and C-tune.  The tank inductance and 
bandswitch do not influence the problematic vhf resonance.  


R. L. Measures, 805-386-3734, AG6K,  

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