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    Fuzzy noise comes from Home theatre

    I have a sharp ht cn400d home theatre, and that i lately noticed a high fuzzy noise(the noise that a radio makes when not connected to a antenna) comes from inside it(mainboard), and the same noise comes from the 5 audio output channels too. The home theatre does not play any music other than...
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    Doorknob capacitor substitutes

    I probably need to replace a 16KV, 470pF doorknob type capacitor. They are very expensive, so I was thinking of putting 2x 10KV, 1nF ceramic disk type caps in series, which is much cheaper. Then my brain eventually ground round to the idea of hollowing out the original cap and putting the disk...

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