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Nebie, needs help



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Post Tue Mar 23, 2010 10:17 pm

Re: Nebie, needs help

Welcome to the forum!!

Someone here will most likely be able to help you out
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Post Tue Mar 23, 2010 10:34 pm

Re: Nebie, needs help

Welcome as you might be the only guy here with a system similar to mine.

The best thing would be to save up and search ebay for some better used crap.

I advise against that as it will soon consume your life.



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Post Tue Mar 23, 2010 11:16 pm

Re: Nebie, needs help

My experience(s) with The Receiver is that the "soldering job" not all that great and it pretty easy to have a broken (or totally missed!) joint somewhere on one of the boards. Pull the top and while it "running" tap around (I use the eraser end of a wooden pencil) the boards until/if you find a spot on one of the boards that makes the right channel go in and out...shut it off and carefully inspect (with a magnifying glass/light if possible) all around that area for a "bad" joint. if found (or even "suspect") re-heat/re-solder that joint. this might actually work! Also, contact clean all the volumn and balance pots....
FR: 400 disk changer with PS Audio Digital Link III DAC; Technics SL-1100A TT. QED Quenx1 IC's from DAC & TT to Adcom GTP-602 preamp/Tuner. AudioQuest King Cobra IC's from preamp to M1.0t mk-II opt2. QED Silver Spirals 4M wires to EPI 1000’s.
LR: AudioEngine wireless link from family room preamp to Barcus-Berry 2002R Sonic Maximizer to GlowPower Zyxt IC's to Sunfire 300x2 to Nordost 6M bi-source wires to AOS 28" MDF spherical speakers using six 6.5" woofers and eight 1" dome tweeters symm. arranged around the surface.
SS system: CX-995V DVD to AV-634x 3-4 channel amp (center/rears) & M1.0t mk-II opt2(fronts).
Garage: 300 disk changer to Entech 202.5 DAC to MXR150 Receiver (pre) to TFM-42 to EPI 400 speakers.


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Post Wed Mar 24, 2010 6:50 am

Re: Nebie, needs help

Welcome, picky~

You WILL be assimilated...


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Sunfire TG-IV/400~7 Amp
Carver SD/A-360 CDP
Benchmark DAC-1
Active bi-amp: Ashly XR-1001 & 2 Rane PEQ-15s
Main: HotRodded AL-IIIs
Sub: Klipsch RT-12d
Center: Sunfire CRS-3c
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Post Wed Mar 24, 2010 7:32 am

Re: Nebie, needs help

In reality, it only matters what it sounds like to YOU!!!


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Post Wed Mar 24, 2010 8:17 am

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Carver M4.0T in front channels to Caver AL VI's in SACD & 2 Channel setup
C 16, PT 2400, Slim Device, Carver TX-8, 490T and Rega TT w Grado Gold cart in the 2 channel setup
Bogen SRB20 is computer amp
Carver PM-350 donated for youth church use

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