[rescue] Sun 3/80 magic smoke
Curtis H. Wilbar Jr.
rescue at hawkmountain.net
Sun May 11 01:10:56 CDT 2008
> On May 10, 2008, at 5:56 PM, Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. wrote:
>> Anyone familiar with the 3/80 to give an idea of why this might have
> You have a short across the -12V rail. I have two 3/80 boards with the
> same symptom. I haven't had time yet to track down where the short is
> (most likely to be a cap).
One of those yellow surface mount ones ?
Are those tantalum or just surface mount electrolytics ?
If one is a dead short, guess it should be easy to spot with a dvm, I'll
to check all the identifiable caps around the power connector area.
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