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previous: A.S I was wondering what gauge to use f... -- 6/27/2000 7:53 AM View Thread

Re: Filament wires, what gauge?

6/27/2000 3:52 PM
Ray Ivers
Re: Filament wires, what gauge?
I would think 16 gauge wire would be OK for the entire string, although you could use 16 gauge for the 34's and 18 gauge for the 12AX7 filaments if it made things easier - both sizes should fit the tube sockets OK, with the 16 gauge maybe requiring a little squashing after tinning to fit easily in the little-tube socket lugs.  

Carl Z I'd say that 18g is fine for the en... -- 6/27/2000 4:09 PM