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Old 20th December 2014, 03:02 PM   #1
DrRoyal is offline DrRoyal  United States
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Default TT PSU for Rega RP3 fault

Hi
I need help. My wall wart faulted and I decided to put 24v 1a to PSU. Something vaporized near lover connector in the psu. Can somebody let me know what installed (I think it was cap
May be some body can make a picture from TT PSU for Regards and let me know what installed. I can' t find schematic

Help please !!!

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Old 20th December 2014, 04:19 PM   #2
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Hi
I need help. My wall wart faulted and I decided to put 24v 1a to PSU. Something vaporized near lover connector in the psu.
It could be that the wall wart was damaged by the bad capacitor shorting, opening its internal fuse.
This is likely a non-critical part, a small value ~50V radial lead film capacitor. Remember this is AC, so don't use a polarized cap here.
Make sure that the pcbs traces have continuity.

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Old 20th December 2014, 04:57 PM   #3
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Thank you for reply
Do you have the nominal for this cap or PSU schematic ?
it was the new wall wart but with high current. it looks like was capacitor because just can read 'C3...' but which nominal is cap it still a question.

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