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Post Mon Jan 23, 2012 11:57 pm

Re: Update from Bob

Anyone have a pic of the zeners installed?
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Post Tue Jan 24, 2012 12:24 am

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Post Tue Jan 24, 2012 1:20 am

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Perfect! Thanks, Mike; I knew I'd seen it somewhere!

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From FrankieD's lips to your ears: Sunfire - a quiet box of endless power.

Sunfire TG-IV/400~7 Amp
Carver SD/A-360 CDP
Benchmark DAC-1
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Active bi-amp: Ashly XR-1001 & 2 Rane PEQ-15s
Main: HotRodded AL-IIIs
Sub: Klipsch RT-12d
Center: Sunfire CRS-3c
Surround: Sunfire CRS-3 (x 2)

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Post Tue Jan 24, 2012 8:55 am

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A few more just for the heck of it.
zener1.jpg

zener2.jpg

zener3.jpg

zener4.jpg

zener5.jpg
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Post Tue Jan 24, 2012 9:00 am

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thanks martin!! much more detailed as to where they go!! maybe someday I will try to solder them in!! :lol:
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Post Tue Jan 24, 2012 9:11 am

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I had to toss the original cap because the leads were too short to do this.
Fortunately, I have lots of these caps.
If anyone wants to do it this way and they want to start with fresh caps,
pm me with an address and a quantity.
This is a freebie until I run out.
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Post Tue Jan 24, 2012 9:14 am

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thanks martin, will look at mine sometime, it is working well as is so far, but only have maybe 15 to 20 hours on it!! thanks again!! :)
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Post Tue Jan 31, 2012 10:30 am

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Marin, you are one ANAL motherfucker~

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From FrankieD's lips to your ears: Sunfire - a quiet box of endless power.

Sunfire TG-IV/400~7 Amp
Carver SD/A-360 CDP
Benchmark DAC-1
Sony SACD/DVD-A
Active bi-amp: Ashly XR-1001 & 2 Rane PEQ-15s
Main: HotRodded AL-IIIs
Sub: Klipsch RT-12d
Center: Sunfire CRS-3c
Surround: Sunfire CRS-3 (x 2)

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Post Tue Jan 31, 2012 10:46 am

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TNRabbit wrote:Marin, you are one ANAL motherfucker~


Yup, the amp's dead silent, too.

I like to believe that the layout is part of the reason for that.

Can't wait to get all the parts so I can finish the other one.

These are probably going to get permanent duty on the ribbons.

Never expected them to be powerful enough for that.

They push the ribbons to 95 dB at my listening position.

Guess monoblocked they'll drive the 60s to 98 dB.

Amazing what these little guys can do!
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Post Tue Jan 31, 2012 11:18 am

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Damn, what nice work.
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Post Tue Jan 31, 2012 12:08 pm

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tinpan wrote:Damn, what nice work.



Yeah, Martin picked up some soldering skills from me while leaning over my shoulder. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Post Tue Jan 31, 2012 12:18 pm

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Don wrote:
tinpan wrote:Damn, what nice work.



Yeah, Martin picked up some soldering skills from me while leaning over my shoulder. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Post Tue Jan 31, 2012 9:39 pm

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Don wrote:
tinpan wrote:Damn, what nice work.



Yeah, Martin picked up some soldering skills from me while leaning over my shoulder. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:


He was probably leaning over your should cause it was SAFER than sitting next to you! :lol:
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