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PostPosted: 15 Feb 2021, 12:24 
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Somebody help with an answer - for this design can the 6V secondary be rated at 4A


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PostPosted: 15 Feb 2021, 13:49 
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ropetrick wrote:
My confusion is why we need more than 4A for the 6.3v secondary.The 6SN7 is 600ma and each of the 807s are 900ma, makes a total of 2.4A. Isn't 4A enough ? Am I missing something.


If all you're using is 2x 807 and 1x 6SN7, you're not missing anything....6.3v/2.4A, measured at the sockets.


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PostPosted: 16 Feb 2021, 09:40 
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NW2K wrote:
ropetrick wrote:
My confusion is why we need more than 4A for the 6.3v secondary.The 6SN7 is 600ma and each of the 807s are 900ma, makes a total of 2.4A. Isn't 4A enough ? Am I missing something.


If all you're using is 2x 807 and 1x 6SN7, you're not missing anything....6.3v/2.4A, measured at the sockets.


Thanks NW2K.


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