W4IW's YC-179 Amplifier Project
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This is the transformer that George purchased from
Surplus Sales of Nebraska
The Coke cans were added to give you a feel for the size. The transformer weighs about 200 lbs.
Here is the capacitor bank being assembled 1/7/2008.
This is the filament, bias and control panel.
Detail of the center of the filament, bias and control panel.
Detail of the bias adjustment control and metering.