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Dynacord powermate 1000 mk1

My power mate 1000 has the following fault(s) good strong signal from the master line o/p so front mixer panel is ok, how ever, the problem is weak o/p on 'A' channel power amp stage. I've also seen the limter led on front mixer panel is on all the time. I 've spoken to polar audio tech's regarding fault(s), but they say mmmm, not had that one before! Has any of you tech guy's had this fault before, and as a service tech myself there is always one that drives you nutt's and some time's it does'nt hurt to ask for a fresh take on things.

many thanks. wayne.

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  • Franzoni May 19, 2009

    I have a similar problem with my powermate 1600 mk1... ii know it's a long shot but could the wiring of the mic inputs on the older dynacord stuff be reversed to todays standard...? from what i can find on the net there was some dispute over the the wiring in pins 2&3 between the USA and Europe so is it possible it's a phase/polarity issue....

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If the display processor has failed, you are out of luck, but sometimes it is just the backlighting (bulb or LED) for the LCD display or if if nothing in that circuit has voltage, then you can usually track down the power regulator for it and fit that.
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well as long as all signals are routed through the Denon your on the right track, now what else you have to do is connect all devices to the reciever do not loop one device through another. Also you have to try the different surround fields to hear the one you like the best for music I use 5Ch stereo for movies the surround field varies based on the type of movie

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SOURCE: I have distortion coming out of my front right channel of my AVR

Yes, sounds like your DSP chip has an issue. Not an inexpensive repair if that's the culpret. Around 400-500 to replace the chip. It's an awesome receiver and worth 300-400 in repair, however, a 3800 or 1800 can be had for 600-800 depending where you look. If you need more help, post a comment and I can help you some more.

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SOURCE: i have a lexicon mpx100

Footswitch is just an option for activating MPX. There are a couple ways to connect, but easiest is to run cables from AUX outputs to MPX then return cables from MPX to 2 open channels, using them to apply effects.

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