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Re: Marshall SL-X Standby Pop

9/1/2003 6:53 AM
Mark Black
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Re: Marshall SL-X Standby Pop
Thanks for your input Bob.  
 
 
 
After making sure everything else seemed to be working correctly I went ahead and put a cap across the switch. Actually after doing a little research in an old GE book entitled "Transient Voltage Suppression" I opted to use a .022uF 600V cap in series with a 10 ohm resistor (something about current limiting at opening).  
 
 
 
In any event the pop is pretty much gone and hopefully with it the arcing which would probably have ruined the switch over time.

 
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