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Offline bombay317

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Popped a Tube
« on: January 28, 2019, 02:43:28 AM »
I just did a international move, and they were probably subjected to a bit of violence during the transit.  Looks like the tube failed.  Any other things I should be worried about after seeing this happen?

I got a new pair of tubes and swapped them in, and it works fine again.
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Re: Popped a Tube
« Reply #1 on: January 28, 2019, 04:50:34 AM »
If it's working you should be good to go, but you can always redo the voltage measurements to verify things.
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