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Old 15th February 2009, 06:40 PM   #1
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Exclamation Real Quick Question!!

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Can I use two rectifiers in of the same secondary of a transformer.

IE. like shown in attachment?

Need to flow about 250mA and my chokes can't handle it so I thought if I separated into (2) channels it will be OK. I have seen paralleled rectifier tubes but common B+ out.

Is there any reason I can't do this? I might be missing something.
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Old 15th February 2009, 07:11 PM   #2
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If you look one more time at your schematic you'll realise that you have drawn common B+. However I do not see that it should be a problem. You can still feed one choke per channel to bring down the current requirement on the chokes.


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Old 15th February 2009, 08:06 PM   #3
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should be fine, but that sure is a weird way of drawing things
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