Monthly Archives: July 2008

Time for Obbligatos…

After Elna, BlackGate, and M-Lytic, now it’s time for the Obbligato. My order just arrived yesterday. I bought three types of Obbligato available on the market. The picture above is the Obbligato Copper Case Aluminum Film Caps. The case is...
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Another Component Arrives…

Yesterday, another component arrived. This is one of the most important component for my B+ power supply. Welcome the Mundorf M-Lytic High Voltage “Special Custom Edition” 560uF/400V. This special capacitor made by well known high end capacitor manufacturer, Mundorf from...
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IFRM: Between the Rectifier and Capacitor

Usually, I never care about the theory behind all of my DIY project. Just plug it, hear it, like it, and finish it. But now, due to some reason (though somehow I also don’t know the exact reason why), I...
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More Components Arrive…

After here and here, well seems not enough, I have ordered some more components for my next DIY project. Just arrive today. The target is clear. This could be my last so should be my best DIY project. So, I’m...
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My Power Supply Transformer

My custom power transformers have just arrived. Like on my previous post, I plan to use 4 power transformer for my next Aikido project (two Heaters and two High Voltage). So here is the stuff 😉 The first line above...
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John Broskie’s Aikido Pre-Amplifier Blind Test Session

The time has come… Saturday, 6 July 2008… The Aikido Blind Test session at Tubelover, South Jakarta, Indonesia. Total we have 11 contenders today. All with John Broskie Aikido Pre-Amplifier design. Some use the original PCB ordered from here and...
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