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Old 2nd April 2010, 04:44 PM   #1
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This PSU I use for SS Preamp. Output voltage +/-24Vmax.
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Old 2nd April 2010, 05:49 PM   #2
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BD241 and BD242 must placed on heatsink. With 1k output voltage can be adjust. This PSU significantly reduced TIM distortion of preamp, and have low HF impedance.

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Old 2nd April 2010, 11:04 PM   #3
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Shunt regulator on this circuit is from 1989, in this time was called A class PSU.
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Old 3rd April 2010, 09:30 AM   #4
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This is circuit of preamp used with A-class PSU.
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Old 3rd April 2010, 01:19 PM   #5
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Good looking design Apex.

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I've just started to learn about shunt regulators and seeing designs like this helps me along my path of understanding. Thank you for posting apexaudio.
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Old 3rd April 2010, 03:59 PM   #7
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Fets on preamp circuit are K170 and J74, sorry for mistake.
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Old 5th April 2010, 12:20 PM   #8
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Good looking design Apex.

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Thank U, is simple for understanding, and many upgrades are possible
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Old 5th April 2010, 12:22 PM   #9
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I've just started to learn about shunt regulators and seeing designs like this helps me along my path of understanding. Thank you for posting apexaudio.
Start with zener diode, is also shunt (parallel) regulator.
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Really like that shunt reg design. But isn't 24V secondaries a little tight if you want 24v output?
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