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Old 10th August 2011, 09:20 PM   #1
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Default VISHAY VTA 55 Bulk Metal Foil Resistors?

Anyone have experience with these resistors enough to compare them to say the naked Texas Components or Caddock MK132?

I would use them in a grid to ground that sets loading on an interstage transformer.
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Old 11th August 2011, 08:53 AM   #2
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What aspect were you worried about - perhaps the 0.05uV/C thermal contact voltage change?
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I compared them against the Caddock in an I/V converter just after my K&K Audio RAKK DAC II. Couldn't hear any difference, including against a WW.
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Old 11th August 2011, 07:42 PM   #4
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I used a Mills in that position previously to good results. The Caddock is definitely quieter. Sometimes the Caddocks is be a bit dry and my friend claimed the VTA series had better tone.
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