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Major buzz/Humming sound coming from my subwoofer

I have a major buzz coming from my Velodyne subwoofer. Can I fix the problem myself?

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Re: Major buzz/Humming sound coming from my subwoofer

Well there are only a few reasons i can think of that just might be the reason behind said buzzing.

1. It may be connected to another power source ( amplified or powered supply ) or incorrectly connected. It may also be too close to said power supply.Try letting the dog (sub) out on his leash a little Drag out the manual that came with the sub, and check the correct procedure for your type of setup.
**People do read manuals still don't they ?**

2.The only other problem i have heard of is port noise in low registers. Keep the the port area clean, as it may suck up dirt, or even worse, small children!

3. However, if you're considering placing this subwoofer in a cabinet, I'd recommend allowing ample breathing room for the heat sink. This can also be done by drilling smaller holes in the cabinet ( 8-12 mm holes - with the owners permission of course) but please do remember to keep the port area clean.

4. The product ie: Velodyne DPS-12 Subwoofer, came with a bad power supply, presuming it is new, check your warranty.
(not very likely - see also scenarios 1, 2 or 3.)

Velodyne has been making subs forever and do it well.

Posted on Jan 17, 2008

Re: Major buzz/Humming sound coming from my subwoofer

Supid ******* thanks for the suggestions *******

Posted on Jun 04, 2008

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