Building the High Voltage Supply on Reduction issue

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Offline lesouthern

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on: September 06, 2020, 05:11:35 PM
Hello-

I am very new to this, so you will have to excuse me if this is a stupid question.

I'm in "Building the High Voltage Supply" page 28/29. Page 28, in the middle the manual says "Attach and solder the black wire to 45L"

Page 29: "Attach the unbanded end of the bent UF4007 rectifier diode to 45L. Attach the banded end to 47L. Solder 45L"

I should be able to solder 45L twice? Or is this a typo and I need to get out my solder wick?

thanks

Larry



Offline Paul Birkeland

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Reply #1 on: September 06, 2020, 06:26:00 PM
That does indeed appear to be a typo.  I'm not so sure you need the solder wick though, I would just heat up the joint and slide the leads in.

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Reply #2 on: September 07, 2020, 08:17:13 AM
Thanks Paul. Same issue with 44L. Not really great for this beginner, and not pretty,  but I figured it out



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Reply #3 on: September 07, 2020, 08:27:10 AM
I let the manual editor know so we can get that corrected ASAP.  Thanks for the help!

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Reply #4 on: September 07, 2020, 10:58:15 AM
Paul-

Another issue- page 33 first step: "Route the wire underneath the shielded twisted pair wire along the 5-lug"...

What wire is supposed to be shielded twisted pair? Going through the manual before this I do not see any instructions designating using such wire.

thanks

Larry



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Reply #5 on: September 07, 2020, 03:38:27 PM
Man, you are catching all the bugs and the Reduction has been out for a while!  We might need to put you on the payroll...

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Reply #6 on: September 07, 2020, 04:27:10 PM
I'm not done  :D

I work a pretty technical field. Doing this project is a busman's holiday for me