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Old 5th September 2011, 03:37 AM   #1
Shoe is offline Shoe  United States
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Default Blown fuse / Forte 7

I was checking the bias on one of my 7 mono and my right meter probe slip off the right side of the emitter resistor and blew the right fuse. Pop in a new fuse and it blew again. Obvious I mess something else up, any ideas what other damaged was done. When the fuse blew the first time would it have protected further damage. I presume I will need to take it somewhere for repair? Any input would be appreciated. Sam
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Old 5th September 2011, 09:02 PM   #2
Nelson Pass is offline Nelson Pass  United States
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Blown fuse / Forte 7
This was after my time, so I don't have specific information, but I would say
you probably have lost an output transistor or two.

It's off to the repair station...

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Old 6th September 2011, 01:00 AM   #3
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Thank you Mr Pass, I've already contacted Jon at Vintage Audio, he will do the repair.
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