Extension speaker low volume

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heathen_dan
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Extension speaker low volume

Post by heathen_dan » Wed Mar 16, 2011 7:55 pm

Plugging an extension speaker into a UBC93XLT is a futile exercise as the socket appears to be volume-limited to protect hearing when using earphones. The fix for this problem is likely to be the simple shorting of a resistor. However, as my 93 is still under warranty, I cannot risk opening the case to locate the offending resistor. Has anyone else looked into this problem of low speaker volume in a 93XLT?

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Re: Extension speaker low volume

Post by Draco » Thu Jan 12, 2012 3:33 pm

What about using external speakers which have an amplifier built in (i.e. like used with a PC)

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Re: Extension speaker low volume

Post by lxth7 » Sun Feb 19, 2012 8:23 pm

A 8 or 4 ohm external speaker wont be very loud, You might have to take it for warranty when you overload the audio amp in the radio.

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AIRMAN
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Re: Extension speaker low volume

Post by AIRMAN » Mon Feb 20, 2012 4:01 pm

Why not use headphones :?:

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