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CrystalFET Phono Stage

Posted 3rd March 2016 at 05:55 AM by rjm
Updated 21st April 2017 at 01:46 AM by rjm

Development thread here. Web page here.

CrystalFET is a J113 jfet-based two-stage phono preamp, with passive equalization and on-board MOSFET-based shunt voltage regulator.

Jfets Q1 and Q3 should be matched between channels, and for best results the value of drain resistors R2 and R9 should be selected based on the jfet pinch off voltage of Q1 and Q3 respectively.

rev. 1.4e (final version) removes some unneeded resistors and tidies up the board layout a little. The resistors have been renumbered.
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  1. Old Comment
    I am up for a giving the new stage a try. Let me know.
    Walt
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    Posted 4th March 2016 at 12:37 AM by waltroman waltroman is offline
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    Thanks! I will order some boards soon whatever happens, just ... because I'll be ordering other stuff anyways. I'll be in touch.
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    Posted 4th March 2016 at 06:12 AM by rjm rjm is offline
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    Count me in also....
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    Posted 24th March 2016 at 05:28 PM by richandy richandy is offline
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    Boards arrive today. More soon.
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    Posted 25th March 2016 at 06:03 AM by rjm rjm is offline
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    How / where can I order the kit?
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    Posted 4th April 2016 at 05:08 PM by richandy richandy is offline
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    PM sent!
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    Posted 4th April 2016 at 11:35 PM by rjm rjm is offline
 

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