[sdiy] "Zerolytics"

MTG grant at musictechnologiesgroup.com
Tue May 5 18:14:31 CEST 2020


  * has an excellent fire suppression system.

I'm not a "recapper", but I'm seeing more and more 80's Yamaha stuff 
with cap issues in their switching power supplies.


On 5/5/2020 5:12 AM, john slee wrote:
> I have also been somewhat bemused by these comments, having worked with 
> computers my entire career and survived the capacitor plague.
> 
> Richard Devine is on record saying that he simply leaves all his modular 
> synths turned on all the time. Perhaps...
> 
> * his synth enclosures are well ventilated
> * he has amazing climate control
> * all the electrolytic caps in all his modular gear are 105C / 12000 
> hour rated
> * unicorns are casually shitting the most incredible rainbows on his 
> front lawn
> 
> Even then... why would Panasonic et al put hour ratings on their 
> products if they were immortal?
> 
> John



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