[Amps] Terminology Question
Thu, 21 Mar 2002 02:17:30 -0000
Seems to me it refers to the positive plate voltage that used to come from
a "B" battery, hence B+
> What is the origin of the B+ term in amp/radio/power supply terminology.
> understand it to be the high voltage supply, but I do not know the origin
> the designation and that has finally bothered me at age 52. It seems to
> the only voltage referred to with this type of shorthand.........i.e. no
> or -; no B-, no C + or -.
> R Meadows