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    Smile All 4 Rail Fuses go Nuclear

    Really gotta watch that gain a little more closely. Eight
    amp rail fuses zapped.

    No damage to 9Kappa woofers. Not so sure about ears.

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    One of those "oh shit" moments! I'm sure none of you guys have those.
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    You blew EIGHT AMP fuses?! Wowsers...
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    Quote Originally Posted by FredR View Post
    One of those "oh shit" moments! I'm sure none of you guys have those.

    Na.....NEVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    Halfbiass...Electron Herder and Backass Woof
    Quote Originally Posted by FredR View Post
    Really gotta watch that gain a little more closely. Eight
    amp rail fuses zapped.

    No damage to 9Kappa woofers. Not so sure about ears.

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    Yep, that's about as NUKLAR that i've ever seen Fred.,..
    taking something that's already good, and making it better...........and for the knowing smiles that cross their faces.......Nando-2011...

    "Silence cannot be Misquoted"--Lazarus Short-2012 "

    " I Just Collect Smiles Craig......Cheap Smiles!-----Fishoz-2017

    "anything can be done, it's finding the easiest way that's hard"-----Bobbysdad--2014

    " Synth percussion is deadly to children, house pets and shitty power supplies"---Stephen Evans 2014

    " You have not reached the point of diminishing returns, you've just ran out of money

    " The Pioneer U-24, unfortunately, is just too expensive and rare to find. That's why I have one."--Nando-2014

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    Quote Originally Posted by FredR View Post
    One of those "oh shit" moments! I'm sure none of you guys have those.
    There's a SHIIIIIT! thread on here somewhere.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by FredR View Post
    One of those "oh shit" moments! I'm sure none of you guys have those.

    Yep, yer a regular ol WOPL Killer Fred.....
    I had the nations problems figured out one night while on blah blah blah........ huh?

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    When I had bad fuse sockets in Blackie, my 8A fuses looked like that frequently LOL
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    Quote Originally Posted by laatsch55 View Post
    Na.....NEVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Well, there WAS that time you had the WOPL dialed in so good the neighbors called the cops...that had to be one of those moments
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    This is one of the amps with SOA protection disabled. First demonstration that the fuses go before the amp or speakers. That's a good thing.

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