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Re: TS9: Ge diodes = low output

10/22/2004 1:00 PM
LeiterRe: TS9: Ge diodes = low output
How 'bout replace each Ge diode with two Ge diodes in series? The amplitude of the signal that gets passed would be roughly back to where it was with Si diodes (ddGe ~ 1/2 ddSi?), but I believe you'll still have the softer knee of the Ge diodes.

 
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Cole Davis No one bothered to read the origina... -- 10/22/2004 2:54 PM
Gord I've tried using two or three Ge di... -- 10/22/2004 7:22 PM