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Standard User Seansmit17
(eat-sleep-adslguide) Tue 05-Mar-19 21:09:26
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Speakers Clipping


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Hoping someone can help me out with this issue.

I have Microlab Solo 8C speakers.

Had no issue with them for the past 3 years or so but about 3-4 months ago they started to hum slightly when I turn them on (On any input or muted) and clipping with high volumes or with bass.

I am going to go in and check some voltages and see if I can find something "Hinky" But is there anything else I should be looking for?

TalkTalk 80Mb
Current Line Stats
Attainable Rate: DL: 83884 UL: 28269
Connection Speed: DL: 79999 Kbps UL: 19999 Kbps
SNR: DL: 7.2 UL: 14.4=9
Attenuation: DL: 8.7 UL: 2.9
Standard User micksharpe
(legend) Sun 14-Apr-19 17:36:34
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Re: Speakers Clipping


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At a guess, the power supply is failing and cannot provide the peak current that the amplifier is asking for. You may need to replace the capacitors. Note that this is a "current" issue, not a "voltage" issue, so checking the voltages probably won't tell you much.

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