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Old 18th January 2012, 05:20 PM   #2211
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Dirk, no I didn't get that far. the project has always been mounted on thin plywood.I have thought about the need for grounding but won't attempt it till I get some really cheap tweeters. The three I blew were decent quality Vifa drivers (ouch!). I've put that project on the shelf till I get the integrated build done, but will take your advice when I get back to it.

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Old 18th January 2012, 05:22 PM   #2212
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Dirk, no I didn't get that far. the project has always been mounted on thin plywood.I have thought about the need for grounding but won't attempt it till I get some really cheap tweeters. The three I blew were decent quality Vifa drivers (ouch!). I've put that project on the shelf till I get the integrated build done, but will take your advice when I get back to it.

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Oh! I'm not offering advice! I actually don't know if the heatsinks should be grounded. It's my assumption though that it would be best. Good luck!
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Old 18th January 2012, 05:53 PM   #2213
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Your comments are completely welcomed. My point was that unfortunately nothing was grounded - not even a connection to the ground lug on the mains in. I got away with it while building other amps. But, sooner or later - cutting corners does do us in.

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This the best sounding amp I have built to date, and I am now done with amps.
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Old 20th January 2012, 06:39 AM   #2216
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This the best sounding amp I have built to date, and I am now done with amps.
Thats what they all say.
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I guess there are as many "Best sounding apms" as there are speaker systems...
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Old 20th January 2012, 08:34 AM   #2218
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Let me stress that I wrote "I" and "...to date"
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Old 20th January 2012, 01:54 PM   #2219
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