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Re: Class "a" amps

9/24/2000 8:06 PM
Re: Class "a" amps
That's a cool site. I have never heard that even order distortion is not cancelled out in a true class A push-pull output stage, as the above site claims. I'm gonna have to think on that a while. Anyone got a quick explanation? I thought that it was the nature of the 180% phase inversion that cancelled even-order harmonics, not so much the operating points of the tubes.  

Ray Ivers Chris,That Class A ... -- 9/24/2000 9:32 PM