[AMRadio] Transformer


Rick Brashear rickbras at airmail.net
Thu Feb 1 16:30:19 EST 2007


Thanks John.  Yes, it is a plate transformer.  I'm afraid it's in 
trouble, but I am going to try baking it and running some serious tests 
before I commit to the money it will take to rewind or replace it.

I appreciate the advise,
Rick/K5IZ

John E. Coleman (ARS WA5BXO) wrote:

>Rick
>	Is this a plate XFMR?
>If it is a plate transformer, then 50,000,000 ohms is a lot of resistance
>for 117 volts.  The leakage current would be a about than 2 micro amps...
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