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Old 20th March 2007, 12:03 PM   #1
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Question Impedance correction for old Fe103 (zobel)

Hi Folks,

I'm looking for a zobel network to compensate the rising impedance of my old Fe103 (without "e"). Has anyone values for C an R for me?

I use the driver with my wimpy tube amp and without compensation the treble is way to prominent.

BTW: search function got no answer for me.

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TKsys
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Old 20th March 2007, 05:47 PM   #2
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Here are most of the tools and information you will need:

Background:
http://www.quarter-wave.com/General/BSC_Variable.pdf

Calculator (.XLS):
http://www.quarter-wave.com/General/BSC_Calculator.xls

FE103 Datasheet:
http://www.fostexinternational.com/d...f/fe103rev.pdf

Unfortunately, the datasheet does not give Le, which you will require to calculate the Zobel.

Perhaps someone who has a FE103 can offer up the inductance.

Cheers,
Gio.
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Old 20th March 2007, 06:09 PM   #3
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10R in series with 3u53 works for the FE103E. That should be a good starting point for the old FE103.
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