any thoughts/explanation on the power supply for this circuit? - diyAudio
Go Back   Home > Forums > Amplifiers > Tubes / Valves

Tubes / Valves All about our sweet vacuum tubes :) Threads about Musical Instrument Amps of all kinds should be in the Instruments & Amps forum

Please consider donating to help us continue to serve you.

Ads on/off / Custom Title / More PMs / More album space / Advanced printing & mass image saving
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 21st March 2007, 04:53 AM   #1
jarthel is offline jarthel  Australia
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: somewhere in Australia
Default any thoughts/explanation on the power supply for this circuit?

http://www.drtube.com/schematics/an/ankoru.gif

I guess I'm confused to the purpose of the 2nd 5R4.

thank you.
  Reply With Quote
Old 21st March 2007, 05:09 AM   #2
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Minnesota
The circuit is drawn a little strange, but both tube are used as half wave rectifiers. The outputs of them are in series.
  Reply With Quote
Old 21st March 2007, 05:15 AM   #3
billr is offline billr  New Zealand
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: new zealand
Hi

It's a voltage doubler using valves, that's all.

hope that helps.

BillR
  Reply With Quote
Old 21st March 2007, 05:17 AM   #4
jarthel is offline jarthel  Australia
diyAudio Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: somewhere in Australia
Quote:
Originally posted by sawreyrw
but both tube are used as half wave rectifiers.
now that you've mentioned, it is becoming clearer
  Reply With Quote

Reply


Hide this!Advertise here!
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Help, Need circuit for BWD 216a tube power supply OzMikeH Parts 1 23rd February 2008 03:22 AM
Circuit explanation sites freakyone Everything Else 5 15th November 2007 11:01 AM
thoughts on MOX power supply cowanrg Parts 4 2nd August 2005 10:15 PM
is there a circuit for a power supply to power the differant add on clocks frank2395 Digital Source 1 30th June 2005 10:33 AM
need a circuit of a single +5V power supply using LM317T jarthel Digital Source 14 2nd June 2002 03:15 AM


New To Site? Need Help?

All times are GMT. The time now is 03:44 PM.


vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 1999-2014 diyAudio

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2