centralized power supply

Mark Pulver mpulver at midiwall.com
Sat Jun 7 18:15:41 CEST 1997


Synthfool at aol.com (12:05 PM 6/7/97 -0400) wrote:

>>Don't forget voltage, and you also would want at least one AC tap for
>>Lexicon devices (the LXP-1 & LXP-5 use 9 VAC at *** 1.5 AMPS ***).
>
>Not to slam the fine idea of powering AC devices from a master power supply,
>but I don't recommend it unless you want unbearable hum or broken Lexicons.
>
>I actually tried this years ago and it didn't work at all. The AC's for these
>devices have to be isolated from one another. Sourcing them from the same
>supply caused me all sorts of problems.

Bummer. 

What if you ran small iso transformers inside the chassis for each of the
AC feeds? Possibly expensive, but if that's what it takes...


Thanks Boss!

Mark

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