tickler coil


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tickler coil

n
(Electronics) a small inductance coil connected in series in the anode circuit of a valve and magnetically coupled to a coil in the grid circuit to provide feedback
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Noun1.tickler coil - a small coil in series with the anode of a vacuum tube and coupled to the grid to provide feedbacktickler coil - a small coil in series with the anode of a vacuum tube and coupled to the grid to provide feedback
coil - reactor consisting of a spiral of insulated wire that introduces inductance into a circuit
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