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Question for Dr. Z (opinions on caps, etc.)

11/13/1999 1:30 AM
MJ Harnish
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Question for Dr. Z (opinions on caps, etc.)
Mike,  
You have the reputation of having done quite a bit of experimenting with various components to find the right combo for each amp. I was wondering if you could fill us in on your thoughts, opinions, or experiences on components.  
 
More specificially:  
1) Resistors: MF, CF, or CC?  
 
2) Caps: various flavors of OD, oil caps, Polyprop., etc.?  
 
3) Wire: Solid or strand?  
 
We seem to discuss this stuff quite a bit around here and everyone's got a different opinion, but I thought it would be interesting to see what the Dr.'s opinions were...  
 
Thanks.  
 
MJ

 
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DR.Z MJ, Let me begin by saying, their i... -- 11/13/1999 4:41 AM