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In Reply to: RE: I basically McShaned it and it worked very well. posted by Michael Samra on May 14, 2017 at 20:30:13
I had used a pair of 820uf Panasonics and FT caps downstream...
My Audio Research SP20 runs 940 uF @ 285V for 38 joules - more than double that of a McIntosh MC2505 power amp. :)
"For every complex problem there is an answer that is clear, simple, and wrong" H. L. Mencken
and a very simple way to assure a stiff PS is to use Class A bias on the finals. Not usually easy, as the voltage needs to come down a lot, and the additional current wears the tubes faster...b-u-u-t-t-t-t-t, the sonics are quite worth it...:)
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