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#346862 - 05/01/11 09:08 PM Re: The M80's just got here....the AMP will not work [Re: bobt]
bdpf Offline
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Registered: 06/28/08
Posts: 769
Loc: Toronto, Canada
Originally Posted By: bobt
Well the QSC amp, has little or no reason to blow up. It is brand new has way more protection then a 1980 amp. .....has WAY better protection circuits then the old amp.

Since your so knowledgeable of the circuit protections used in the 80s and the ones used nowadays, maybe you could share some with the rest of the forum, all of us here are always willing to learn. Schematics (if you could find the board layout and the number of layers used, that would be nice!), circuit block diagrams, IEC 60950 results, fuses (resettable and non-resettable) and sidactors schemes, overvoltage and overcurrent measurement circuitry (an IC part number would be nice!),etc, etc... anything that would be useful, like I said, we love to learn new stuff.
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Sorry guys but I just can't take it anymore.
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#346863 - 05/01/11 09:13 PM Re: The M80's just got here....the AMP will not work [Re: Wid]
bobt Offline
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Registered: 02/06/11
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No the M504 is not listed anywere. Infact the only "valid" info I can find from Onkyo or pretty much anyplace else...just lists it as an 8 ohm amp.
So i will order the QSC on monday. May take a week to get here. but I'll know in 10 min's or less if it works or not.

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#346864 - 05/01/11 09:15 PM Re: The M80's just got here....the AMP will not work [Re: bobt]
Wid Offline
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Registered: 06/22/03
Posts: 6720
Loc: The Peoples Republic of Il.

If you were close to the Chicago vicinity I'd bring over a Rotel amp.
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#346865 - 05/01/11 09:31 PM Re: The M80's just got here....the AMP will not work [Re: Wid]
BlueJays1 Offline
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I just hope once the shutdown issue gets resolved, we don't have to go through the speakers are "bright" routine.


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#346866 - 05/01/11 09:36 PM Re: The M80's just got here....the AMP will not work [Re: bobt]
bobt Offline
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NO bdpf....I can NOT find the drawings for this 1980's amp,Or very little else, number 1. Number 2, if a 2011 amp, dosen't have a better protection setup, then a 1980 amp...there is pretty much something wrong.

Why in hell would you think circuits from 1980, would work all that dam well?????

I said ...I DON'T KNOW..what they used...SO I can't TELL how many times you can throw it into protection mode, without damageing the dam thing. What the hell is your problem????

I have said NOTHING wrong about the M80's......All i stated was this amp, dose NOT seem to work well with a 4 ohm load.

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#346867 - 05/01/11 09:40 PM Re: The M80's just got here....the AMP will not work [Re: BlueJays1]
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Registered: 06/28/08
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Loc: Toronto, Canada
Originally Posted By: BlueJays1
I just hope once the shutdown issue gets resolved, we don't have to go through the speakers are "bright" routine.

No Kidding!
Next to this, the discussion between 2x6, Lampy, Peter and Randy looks like a breeze... At least, these people know what they're talking about.
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#346868 - 05/01/11 09:48 PM Re: The M80's just got here....the AMP will not work [Re: bdpf]
2x6spds Offline
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Registered: 03/16/02
Posts: 2726
Loc: CA, USA
Nice head-palm with sucking in of breath through pursed lips, for the stupidity of it all, Blue Jays.


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#346869 - 05/01/11 09:50 PM Re: The M80's just got here....the AMP will not work [Re: grunt]
Ichigo_Kurosaki Offline
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Registered: 06/18/10
Posts: 463
Loc: Japan
Couldn´t agree more!!
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#346870 - 05/01/11 09:54 PM Re: The M80's just got here....the AMP will not work [Re: Ichigo_Kurosaki]
Wid Offline
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Registered: 06/22/03
Posts: 6720
Loc: The Peoples Republic of Il.

I say get off Bobs ass and let him do his thing. He'll find out what's what in his own way, nothing wrong, or stupid, for him doing so.
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#346872 - 05/01/11 10:02 PM Re: The M80's just got here....the AMP will not work [Re: BlueJays1]
Ichigo_Kurosaki Offline
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Registered: 06/18/10
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Loc: Japan
LOL! Can´t tell anything about the M80´s but the speakers being bright idea never crossed my mind. My new KEF Q300´s have a very similar sound to my Axioms IMO.
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