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Old 13th January 2008, 08:35 AM   #1
Kinnja is offline Kinnja  United States
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Could somebody check this schematic for a Capacitance Multiplier PSU?

I drew it after reading the article on Capacitance Multipliers at ESP:
http://sound.westhost.com/project15.htm

If I got it right, its the single-ended version of Rod Elliott's design in figure 3.

I want to see how it sounds on the amp I built in this thread.
Class A Mosfet Amplifier and PS
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Old 13th January 2008, 02:19 PM   #2
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Hi,

Superficially, your result looks to be the same as (the positive half of) that taken from Rod Elliot's site, unless I have missed something here.

However, there is no need to have 2 separate connections between the + terminal of the bridge and the collectors of the 2 transistors, as you have shown. These 2 traces are simply in parallel with each other.

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Old 13th January 2008, 08:12 PM   #3
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...However, there is no need to have 2 separate connections between the + terminal of the bridge and the collectors of the 2 transistors, as you have shown. These 2 traces are simply in parallel with each other.

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Thats right, thank you for pointing that out.
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