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Sansui 8080db power meter.

8080db power meter stopped working.

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  • bhannant Jun 30, 2008

    Stopped indicating

  • Graeme Ross
    Graeme Ross May 11, 2010

    hI bhannant

    Has the light gone out in the meter or has it stopped indicating?

    robotek


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Hi bhannant

I suspect that there is a switching problem to the meter that is not working. The meter is shared with other fuctions on the amp, and there is quite a signal path/switch array connecting it. I would suggest tweaking rotary switches(particularly dolby related) to see if you can isolate the problem down to a particular one, then give it a clean with CRC2-26

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robotek

Posted on Jun 30, 2008

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