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previous: anonymous Hard to believe.Commercial grad... -- 11/6/2002 2:39 PM View Thread

Re: somebody said that....

11/6/2002 4:39 PM
Re: somebody said that....
We're talking 'bout germanium transistors, first of all, the gain of which is highly temperature sensitive. Secondly, the fuzztone effect has a very primitive gate built in (which is basically an extra, unbiased ge transistor that the signal has to pass through); it's either on or off. And they're famously difficult to fix/tweek/build even in ideal conditions. Not hard to imagine the above story at all.

anonymous Your an idiot - read a data sheet.... -- 11/6/2002 5:12 PM
rooster Got an oddball thought about this t... -- 11/13/2002 2:38 PM