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 Post subject: Re: Who are they kidding?
PostPosted: Aug Sat 21, 2021 7:18 pm 
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Barry H Bennett wrote:
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Instantaneous peak power was the high figure back in the '60's until the FTC stepped in.

Was that into 8 ohms, 4 ohms, or infinite ohms?


And, for how long?

Note that the same thing still goes on in car stereos.

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 Post subject: Re: Who are they kidding?
PostPosted: Aug Sat 21, 2021 7:59 pm 
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Gosh, it's all about marketing, isn't it? Bovine Scat? Of course, but how can those huge numbers NOT attract those who do not know.

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 Post subject: Re: Who are they kidding?
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Brett_Buck wrote:
Barry H Bennett wrote:
Bruce88 wrote:
Instantaneous peak power was the high figure back in the '60's until the FTC stepped in.

Was that into 8 ohms, 4 ohms, or infinite ohms?


And, for how long? Brett

Oh, that part is easy. just for an instant :mrgreen:

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The light from the output transistors would have been blinding just before the sound quit. :shock:

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