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Old 13th February 2014, 07:47 PM   #81
mdamp is offline mdamp  Australia
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Thanks for putting this together, it has helped me, I have switched from mains power to Standalone solar power 24vdc/220vac 50hz pure sine wave inverter and my valve amp now seems to be running prefect, as I now run 85% of my home on Standalone solar. I could run my heaters on the valve amp directly off battery power with a regulator reg the power at a constant 6.3v but it is easier now just to plug it into the pure sine wave inverter. You wrote on my post and it helped me I got confused on 1 thing but Am working that out {I think lol}
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Old 18th February 2014, 03:45 PM   #82
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Hi Guido and valve 5425 and others thanks

Very interesting tread and answers.

I will go with a séparate filament transformer with center tap and try also some dc way.

I must say that I like old ways for tube amplifiers.

But an open mind is alwalys the best way.

Gilles from France, a rainy day in Normandy.
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