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Re: Silvertone 1483

11/19/2003 3:01 PM
Wild Bill
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Re: Silvertone 1483
Drew, are you absolutely certain it's a choke?  
 
A choke seems odd to me if run in parallel to a speaker. Inductors look like a low value short to bass frequencies and a higher resistance to treble, in a curve determined by the choke's value. Why would they bypass bass frequencies?  
 
I could see a choke used as some kind of impedance matching/power soak device. I could also understand if it were a higher-value resistor used as a no-load protection device.  
 
If it really is a choke are there any markings on it to indicate its value?  
 
---Wild Bill

 
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Magamps Bill,I found a schematic link o... -- 11/19/2003 3:27 PM