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Re: Should speaker impedance be halved when using 6L6s i

10/1/2004 6:32 AM
Carl Gigun
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Re: Should speaker impedance be halved when using 6L6s i
Luckily there's no one and only "Correct" impedance for a pair of tubes. If you wanted to get technical about it you could select the impedance to give maximum output power at your operating point, or select a different impedance for lowest distortion. Apparently those two ideals are never the same point for any known tube (O'Connor). You can also use the impedance that sounds good to you, that's what's so fun about tube guitar amps. As I saw somebody say once "Ratings are for transistors, Tubes have guidelines."  
 
-Carl

 
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Mick Hey all,What Carl s... -- 10/1/2004 9:34 AM