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  1. Boston PV600 subwoofer blowing MOSFET driver

    DIY Repair and Maintenance
    Hi there- A newby to the site. :) I have the Boston PV600 subwoofer and it keeps blowing the MOSFET (sometimes the fuse as well if both MOSFET shorts out). Replaced the MOSFET (complementary pair IRF640 and IRF9540) and will work for mayby 8 hrs or so and blows again. Have checked the gate...
  2. Keep blowing tweeters!! Ideas and suggestions, please!

    DIY Speakers
    I built two towers, each using four 5-1/4" mids and 8 tweeters. Here are the tweeters http://www.parts-express.com/goldwood-gt-302-1-2-mylar-dome-tweeter--270-170 Maybe my thinking is off...?? They are supposed to handle 30 watts each, so 8 in each tower should handle 240 watts. Add that to...
  3. keep blowing subwoofer

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    hi my name is joe I bought a surround system from an audio store in my area hooked it up sounds good very happy. I have a Marantz sr 5200 receiver 5 tantra 2 speakers and a speakercraft v 12 sub. after about a year my sub stoped working checked it out the fuse was blown crispy. called my guy out...
  4. BASH 300 blowing fuses

    Subwoofer Amps | High Pass Filters
    I recently finished a new subwoofer build project and installed my same BASH 300 amp and CSS Trio 12 sub and the amp which worked fine in my last sub about 5 months ago is now blowing fuses repeatedly. Anyone else had this problem? It seems like a short but nothing looks wrong with it besides...
  5. LG PT-53A83T SMPS Fuse blowing

    DIY Repair and Maintenance
    Hello, Fellow Home Theater Shackers, As you might have guessed Im new to the forum, and after trolling the site looking for an answer to my TV woes , have decided to have a go a posting to try and get to the bottom of my Problems. I have an LG rear Projection TV that I have had for some...
  6. ESPN's blowing out the first HD British Open

    Testing
    Look, broadcasting the World Cup in 3D was impressive, but since most of us here are still HDTV-only, it's much more likely that you'll check out some action of The Open Championship this weekend, presented in HD for the first time ever. Just as promised, the entire affair is in HD (some...
  7. Pac-10 refs will see HD instant replays this season, find a new reason for blowing big calls

    Testing
    Just like the Big Ten and SEC, Pac-10 schools will be upgrading to DVSport's HD Replay system for the 2010 football season. They got a trial run this past weekend at the Oregon spring football game, just a bit too late to give Oklahoma back the ball in one of the bigger instant replay...
  8. Best Buy/Magnolia Blowing Out Martin Logan Prefaces

    Home Audio Speakers
    Hello, I just wanted to bring to everyones attention that BB/Magnolia is absolutely blowing out the 1500 Dollar Prefaces for around 600 Dollars a pair. Here is Martin Logan's Page for the Preface: http://www.martinlogan.com/products/preface While not Electrostatic Models, the Prefaces do use a...
  9. Philips RPTV keeps blowing resistors

    Philips / Magnavox
    I have a Philips 55" RPTV (55PP935217) that I replaced the STKs and convergence resistors in because I had blue that could not be adjusted. When I replaced everything I found that the 2 resistors at 3155 & 3156 were toasted. I replaced all the resistors and STK's and when I powered it up again...
  10. Paradigm Sub Blowing Fuses

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    Hello, I have a Paradigm PW-2200 sub that all of a sudden didn't power on one day. After searching the web I looked at the fuse in the back and sure enough it was blown. I put another fuse in and it worked fine while there was a steady stream of music or movie going to it. (The sub has a...
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