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Old 10th February 2004, 03:53 AM   #1
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what type of power transformer give better sonic results
,toroids or EI transformers
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Old 10th February 2004, 04:33 AM   #2
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I thought EI, but after comparing them in GC amps, I would go with toroids. Of course it depends on transformer's design, so my answer doesn't really say much.
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Old 10th February 2004, 06:19 AM   #3
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As Peter says, there are both good and bad EI's and toroids'.
So if you are used to a specific brand and happy with it, why change ???
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