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  1. Why did this Transformers fail. Is it this due to the low 230VAC rating..?

    Hi all,

    As you might recall I had three alarm clocks and the PS of the bar fridge fail a few weeks ago.
    I opened up the clocks and - with my level of expertise - deducted that the transformers...
  2. Hi all, I'll just live with it. Was just a...

    Hi all,

    I'll just live with it. Was just a quickie question.

    nomeat: Just that I had the clocks and they run off the Solar Batts - so free to run. I don't switch change anything, the house has...
  3. Hi, Many thanks for your replies people. ...

    Hi,
    Many thanks for your replies people.

    George65, in my very younger years of all this solar/inverter stuff, I've had MSW inverters and had lines running up the tv screens... PSW solved that....
  4. Why are the alarms clocks and Microwave clock running fast?

    Hi all,
    Just a quickie I hope :)
    Have a Tortech inverter (well, had - have the same problem) 5kw 24v to 240AC PSW.

    It powers 2 digital alarm clock radios and the microwave (as well as other...
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    I think we are all waiting for you to bring it...

    I think we are all waiting for you to bring it back working fine Skepticist :)
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    Glad to see you have got it all working...

    Glad to see you have got it all working Skepticist.

    Would have been a shame for me to have thrown it away - or killed myself ;)
    I just got off continuing by the 'what if, this is wrong after you...
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    Charger to be posted off... Once again, my...

    Charger to be posted off...

    Once again, my sincere thankyou's to all the people who chipped in to help.

    Cheers,
    GT250
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    Ok. Went to Jaycar and they stock neither the...

    Ok.
    Went to Jaycar and they stock neither the R11 or the Fet!

    Nomeat: I get it :)

    Loopyloo: Yes, it beeps on all. As tested out of the board.

    Hinekadon: I agree with what you said - just a...
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    Is this the Mosfet? Taken from next to R11. Right...

    Is this the Mosfet? Taken from next to R11. Right leg was attached to R11.

    The Ω readings are (with neg on center leg), Left leg 74Ω and Right leg 32Ω.

    The R11 is definitely gone so it's...
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    Look what I found;...

    Look what I found;
    https://i.imgur.com/NhOMmSu.jpg

    It certainly had gone and my heart jumped with joy at how easy repair this was going to be :)

    Until after I had replaced the 4A, connected...
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    Why oh why do I get myself involved in these...

    Why oh why do I get myself involved in these things... :)
    And the mixer looked easy!
    nomeat: Sit back. I might actually kill myself on this one :)

    So all apart. With the control panel detached,...
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    Crafty buggers have got a security screw in one...

    Crafty buggers have got a security screw in one of the six corners ;)

    About 50mm down and the access hole is only 5mm across. I have a hex set that would fit into the screw, but the diameter is...
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    Battery Charger Dead - does 6v 12v and 24v

    Hi all,
    Next project - after I put the mixer back together... :)

    Powertech Plus, MB-3623, 6volt, 12volt and 24volt.

    No display at all. Stone cold dead. When the pos and negs touch no sparks,...
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    Hi all, Fitted the new board and it works...

    Hi all,

    Fitted the new board and it works fine. Runs like a dream. All the speeds work fine :) :)

    Skepticist: There were no sparks of any sort (as from the other times of shorting out the...
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    Hi People, Jeeze, I can't keep clicking on all...

    Hi People,
    Jeeze, I can't keep clicking on all the thanks, I'd be here all day. So my sincere thankyou's to all :)

    Ok. New board has arrived:

    SO BEFORE I POP IT IN!!!! - Are there any...
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    Ok. Sorry for no real info in this post. Just got...

    Ok. Sorry for no real info in this post. Just got back from the oldies. Been working since 5:00am :(

    nomeat: #123 I'm pretty sure I had it on pin 4. So tomorrow I'll pop a soldered post to it and...
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    Update: It's still starting and stopping. Have...

    Update: It's still starting and stopping.

    Have replaced R103 (which read 9.96kΩ).
    Replaced C103 - just in case.
    Refreshed JP106 and some others around the area.
    Cleaned up both the solder...
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    Just got back in.. Ok. Got to get this done...

    Just got back in..
    Ok. Got to get this done people:

    Hinekadon: Post #101. Which 'electro cap' are you talking about?

    With the 240vac running around on everything, is this normal for this type...
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    Hi people, Have work today, Sunday :( So I'll...

    Hi people,
    Have work today, Sunday :(

    So I'll absorb your replies when I get back.
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    My mistake on the 240v. I didn't measure it...

    My mistake on the 240v.
    I didn't measure it properly (I cant' recall how I did before), but with the neg dmm on the earth connection on the mixer there is 240VAC around the places and the PIC as...
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    Just a quick update... The 5vdc to the pic is...

    Just a quick update...
    The 5vdc to the pic is not dropping off and on.

    Also - going to sound weird and i'll do my best to type it in - is the motor pulses. So please bear with me.

    vrum, derr ,...
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    Ok. There's no more 240VAC running around the...

    Ok.
    There's no more 240VAC running around the whole thing. I tested a few places on the PIC board side that were 240VAC before, now there isn't - but I'm still going to be careful :)

    The probes...
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    It Works! Well, sort of.... Put the new cap in...

    It Works! Well, sort of....

    Put the new cap in and when I slid the power slide to the first position the motor started spinning!!! YIPPEE. However, it starts and stops :)

    Spins up, then winds...
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    The new cap arrived today. Ordered Sat...

    The new cap arrived today.
    Ordered Sat afternoon by phone - told to be processed on Monday. Arrived Friday afternoon.

    So tomorrow morning, I'll pop it in and see if Skepticist is correct... ;)...
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    Many thanks for the links people. I'll order...

    Many thanks for the links people.

    I'll order one today and hopefully it will arrive early next week.

    Cheers.
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