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Please Recycle 19th September 2006 05:27 PM

Getting headphone output from RCA phono plugs.
I'd like to use my headphones for games and movies, but my TV doesn't have headphone output. Is there something that I can buy or make to convert those plugs to headphone output?

poobah 19th September 2006 05:37 PM

It should be possible to use the wires going to the speakers on the TV to power your head phones. A cut-out can arranged so that the speakers to the TV go off when you plug in the phones.

TVs are forbidden here... see if this is allowed first. I think the mod's will let ya slide on this one.

What type of jack do have on your 'phones? Does your TV have a 3 pin power cord?


pinkmouse 19th September 2006 07:30 PM

We certainly don't! ;)

If your TV has phono outputs, there are plenty of very nice headphone amp circuits around.

poobah 19th September 2006 08:00 PM

OK... thems the rules!


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