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Plate and Screen Resistors SVT VR

Discussion in 'Amps [BG]' started by JOE EDO, Jan 3, 2013.

  1. JOE EDO

    JOE EDO Supporting Member

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    I'm having a difficult time locating resistor's for my SVT VR. Does anyone have a source for the VR plate resistors which are 5 ohm, 3W, 5% flameproof and the screen resistors which are 220 ohm 1/2W.
  2. megafiddle

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    You can get the 220, both carbon film and carbon composition anywhere, like Mouser or Allied.

    What does the 5 ohm look like? Is it wirewound ceramic, rectangular, or shaped like the 220 except larger?
  3. B-string

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  4. JOE EDO

    JOE EDO Supporting Member

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    Thank you B! Your help is valued and appriciated....and I feel I owe you a finders fee:cool:
  5. B-string

    B-string Supporting Member

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    Dedicate a song on your next gig with repaired VR :D
  6. JOE EDO

    JOE EDO Supporting Member

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    Female lead singer does a great version of Stand By You by The Pretenders....homage to you my friend tomorrow night. Will be using the 1973 SVT (which you also helped me with.)
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