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Started by LJN, March 17, 2016, 02:55:41 AM
Quote from: LJN on March 17, 2016, 02:55:41 AM[...]1/2 watt carbon composition types
QuoteI'm planning on using them in my more important fuzz pedal builds.
QuoteThey seem to work really good in my Tone Bender MkI clone.
QuoteIn fact, it sounded better to me after changing over to these old resistors, which have drifted with age.
QuoteAnyway, I'm wondering what you guy's opinions are on the subject
Quoteand if a few hundred ohms difference is really enough to significantly affect the outcome.
Quote from: murrayatuptown on February 19, 2017, 02:16:12 PMThey drift in storage too...absorb humidity.A once-retired engineer (working again to combat boredom) I crossed paths with, said it was standard to 'bake out' stored CC resistors to dry them before installing in (new) circuit boards.
Quote from: murrayatuptown on February 19, 2017, 02:16:12 PMI sold all my CC's on eBay, as advised...