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speaker refoam


November 13, 2018, 7:06 pm

This is a favor for a friend of a friend. I've never done a refoam before but I realize it's not rocket science but there's probably a learning curve . I won't have the option of do a trial run. ... Read more »

Tascam DR-05 ticking noises

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November 12, 2018, 4:50 pm

I have two Tascam DR-05 recorders and they both exhibit the same phenomenon: when they are recording complete silence, there are faint irregular ticking noises on the left channel. This occurs whe... Read more »

Who wants 1 million euros?


November 10, 2018, 9:41 am

I have to take these arbitrations. There is the figure the city and the referee judge of the organization. Who can help me? ? 30,000,000 Turin (foot) ? 18.000.000 Rome (penis) ? 13,500,000 ... Read more »

hello all. thanks for approved.


November 9, 2018, 4:09 am

hello all. thanks for approved. -- Soonjoumb Read more »

Tek 465 B Part Needed


November 8, 2018, 12:55 am

One of the A3 attenuator boards. Tried to fix it but to no avail. Read more »

Samsung LA19R71B not accepting antenna input


November 5, 2018, 4:02 am

The Samsung LA19R71B is a 19 LCD TV. I was using it with the RF output of my Commodore C64C. Channel search works but no channels are detected. Read more »

Variac question

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November 3, 2018, 4:43 am

Purchased used Variac. Good action, very smooth from 0 to 140V AC. Question: Input and output are both 2 prong, no ground. Should I modify it to three prong with ground? BTW, I do also own a functi... Read more »

need a schematic not user manual for a "Furman AR-1220"


November 2, 2018, 4:24 pm

Like it states.. I've reversed engineered som of the board but it would be nice if I had an offical schematic to this Furman AR-1220 120V like regulalor... Currently what I have found it the co... Read more »

Serious Tube Amp Questions


November 2, 2018, 12:45 am

I posted this on the basics newsgroup yesterday. Even though this is a repair group I hope nobody minds if this a little off topic. But who knows? The amp I get will probably need some sort of repa... Read more »

LCR meter for sale


November 1, 2018, 7:10 pm

Have a BK LCR handheld meter for sale. Take a look at eBay, here is the link. Could use the money right now. http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?icep_ff3=2&pub=5575378759&campid=5338... Read more »

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Sony PS-LX510


Is there anyone who might be familar w/ this turntable? Problem w/ sticking linear tracking tonearm. I cleaned the dust & dirt off the rail but may need to lube it. What do I use? Also, a source ne... Read more »

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Are faulty APC UPS's easy repairs or is it throw in the trash?


Hi, I have two faulty APC BackUPS CS500's each with a different fault. The first unit will switch to battery when there is a power cut. However, when the power is restored, it will not switch back t... Read more »

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Source for non polar caps


Need a source for some non polar electro caps. Tried all the usual suspects. values 6.5 uF 25v and 3.3 uF 25v TIA Red Read more »

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Learning Electrical Repair

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I don't want to pick up another career or spend 20 years learning electrical repair, but I would like to learn something about this area. I don't care for ham radios or tv repair either. But barring ... Read more »

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Fluke 87 LCD


This is a straightforward question. I don't want it to become a megillah or a tsimmes. My 20-year-old Fluke 87 has one or two segments and several enunciators that have dimmed. I assume this is due ... Read more »

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My network used to work.


My network is set up like this: Charter cable modem -> my Netgear cable modem used as a wireless router -> Airlink secondary router used as a secondary wireless access point. Things were so easy ... Read more »

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Update: Charging MP3 Player, Coby MP620-4G


Hi, Since my original post, I bought the Coby MP620-4G MP3 player. The OM says to use a high power USB port (computer). There is no other information in the OM or at their web site on a recomm... Read more »

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black and decker coffee pot wiring diagram


I have a Black and Decker coffee maker model # CM1050B type 2. I need the value of the #1 resistor on the control board #HET-BST CM1050-P. Resistor is burned and cracked. It looks like a one watt c... Read more »

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Tek 7000 Series Fixtures 067-0655-00 vs 067-0589-00 fixtures


We're running through the calibration on our 067-0587-10 Standardizers and they're failing frequency response. All points lead to the 067-0655-00 fixture going bad, which we only have one of. We tr... Read more »

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How do USB players keep track of position.


The devices that plug into the cigarette lighter and play sound from a USB drive through car radio speakers have the ability to remember where they left off, and, even when power is removed from th... Read more »