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Amplitude Distortion as a Function of Frequency

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The variation in output impedance of triodes and to some extent pentodes as a function of instantaneous current leads to a type of distortion not usually taken into consideration. The detailed evaluation of the characteristics at the extremes of current excursion indicate the source of a distortion that is both a function of frequency and amplitude for a given circuit design. Set forth are the means by which the effects of this nonlinear behavior may be computed and avoided within the limits specified for the circuit's behavior.

JAES Volume 5 Issue 3 pp. 120-121; July 1957
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