bofh1459 (bofh1459) wrote,
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Why thank you Corporal Ground-Loop

"Huh why does everything seem lowpassed"

"...Oh, because it is. Fuck"

Thanks to some stray ground loop hum the tweeter element on one of my speakers is now fried.

fff anyone know good replacements for the tweeter element of a Smaller Advent?
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How did ground loop hum fry the tweeter, was there a loose RCA plug?

http://cgi.ebay.com/Advent-Fried-Egg-Tweeter-Pair_W0QQitemZ180241959732QQihZ008QQcategoryZ14993QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem

these are the kind you want, the ones from the larger advents
(http://cgi.ebay.com/Advent-Fried-Egg-Tweeter-Pair_W0QQitemZ180241960846QQihZ008QQcategoryZ14993QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem) apparently don't fit (those are the kind that are on our New Larger Advents)
How did ground loop hum fry the tweeter, was there a loose RCA plug?

Yeah. The cable is slightly underfoot and I accidentally managed to continuously tug on it enough for the left connector to loosen.

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