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Low amp Impedance input and high dac output
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Old 30th November 2007, 08:14 PM   #1
tulip is offline tulip  Switzerland
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Default Low amp Impedance input and high dac output

I think I made an idiot thing: I connected the analog output of my DAC directly to the analog input of my tube power amp. I don't know the impedance input of the powamp, but I know that the DAC have an 800ohm impedance output. The sound was terrible. After that, and after a lot of other "experiments", the power amp begins smell like it was burning. If the powamp have a low impedance input what happen? The reason of the burning smell is that? what can I do?
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Old 30th November 2007, 08:24 PM   #2
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what dac? what power amp?
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