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Well, don't go there with your fingers !ampgeezer wrote:Thanks for all the comments, but the question still remains as to why this transformer runs so hot as to instantly burn one's fingers. I think this is beyond the "normal" hot running Dynakits which survived for years "as designed." I was refurbing this amp for resale, but now the question is whether it is worth investing more $$ in a new power transformer.
daveshel wrote:My power transformer is about 116 degrees F after playing for about 90 minutes...........
(I bought an infrared thermometer a couple years back for homebrewing - comes in handy for other stuff too.)