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Old 1st September 2007, 06:02 PM   #1
jdm01 is offline jdm01  United Kingdom
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am running 300W Peavey Eurosys 3 speakers from a EP2500 - Trying to use cunning and skill not to over-juice the speakers. (i'm saving to get a better speaker setup)

Unfortunately when I wasn't looking one of the guys upped the power and blew the woofer in one speaker and fried the Tweeter on the other.

I can replace the woofer with an eminence alpha 15".

The problem lies with the tweeter, it is a dual tweeter and has a resistor attached to one of the connectors. I have tested the actual tweeters & they're giving me sound..i.e it appears the resistor has fried.

What resistor though? I haven't got a clue to what to ask for when replacing it - I have attached it to see if someone can help.

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Old 5th September 2007, 11:25 PM   #2
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Talking Result

Managed to stump everyone methinks. I ended up going to Peavey who confirmed:

70250001 - RESISTOR 50 ohm 5 WATT
70777169 - HORN 1177A (has resistor fitted)

This helps me big time - hope someone finds this useful.

Cheers

J
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Old 5th September 2007, 11:51 PM   #3
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Peavey CS is great.
Are you sure an Alpha 15 is a suitable replacement? Did Peavey tell you that or are you just throwing an available driver into the box?
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Old 29th March 2013, 02:49 PM   #4
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Can't thank you enough... I'm rebuilding an old pair of Peavey 115H PA Loudspeakers, and could not find the value of these resistors after days of looking. Great info!
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Old 29th March 2013, 10:30 PM   #5
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His lesson was the one to learn, contact Peavey and ask them when you need to know something abo0ut their products.
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