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Samson l612 I have two Live 612 main pa speakers. One unit does not have any high frequency output. The compression driver checks out ok. The other unit's power module will continually shut down and then open up and there is an audible clicking similar to a relay closing and opening. Any advice would be appreciated. Thanks!

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If you read the TRUE specs on this speaker it is really a 200 Watt RMS unit. Make sure you are using balanced lines to the speaker XLR or TRS cables. The mixer should NOT be a passive mixer as these do NOT generate true balanced lines. Make sure the mic can't "hear" the speaker or you may be getting supersonic feedback that is above your hearing range that saturates the amp. If *********** can't stand to be ain a 15 foot square room with teh level you are generating, it is TOO loud for this unit to handle.

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I have a 412 speaker that works good at low volume with simlple set up when key boards turn up on mixing board the red peak light comes on and speaker shuts down i think its a protective shut of for overload but very easily triggered have to work with material too find a solution can any one confirm this shut off phenomena

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