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Old 22nd December 2010, 10:54 PM   #11
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Here is a link where they compare transformer types:

Products - Custom Magnetics, Inc.
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Old 23rd December 2010, 07:02 AM   #12
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EI for me......
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Old 23rd December 2010, 07:17 AM   #13
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I'll go for Toriods from now on. I used to use EI types that a local shop can custom make but they run so damn hot (about 65 Deg c) and vibrate. This heat generated will destroy the electro caps quickly. Granted, they were less than half the cost of a good torioid.
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I'll go for Toriods from now on. I used to use EI types that a local shop can custom make but they run so damn hot (about 65 Deg c) and vibrate. This heat generated will destroy the electro caps quickly. Granted, they were less than half the cost of a good torioid.
i can make EI's that does not run so hot.......
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Here is a link where they compare transformer types:

Products - Custom Magnetics, Inc.
they are pitching for the R-Cores that is why the comments......of course everything is relative.....horses for courses....
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