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Jupiters: Tolerance: 26% over spec: o.k.?
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Old 26th April 2006, 07:27 AM   #1
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Default Jupiters: Tolerance: 26% over spec: o.k.?

Hi,

I bought "0.22uF" Jupiters for use in the Kel84 (simple EL84 PP Amp, http://www.world-designs.co.uk/acatalog/kel84.pdf). The Kel84 asks for 0.22uF coupling caps between the PI and the output tubes.

The Jupiter's are: .277uF & 0.284uF (2 matched pairs).

That's >26% higher than spec. Is it o.k. to use those?

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