Subject: Re: Can Someone Please Help?
Date: Tue, 24 Sep 2002 20:50:37 -0700
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"T. Pardy" wrote in message
> A friend and I decided on a little project. He has a cheaper stereo combo,
> you know the type without auxillary inputs. Well we decided we would hook
> a set up RCA terminals to the tape 1 deck lead wires so he could use it to
> hook up his VCR. Well we soldered a cable to the PCB at the same spot
> the TAPE 1 deck HEAD wires was soldered thinking we could use it for a
> auxillary, unplugged the tape head connector from the other side of the
> hopefully you are following me. Well we connected the RCA cables from his
> VCR/CABLE BOX to the receptacles we installed on the back of the stereo,
> selected the tape function on the front of the stereo and pressed the play
> button on the tape1 deck and it worked! Only problem is there is a LOT of
> noise in the output on the speakers??? Have no idea what is causing the
> noise? I am wondering if anyone here would have any idea on how to cut
> noise out if possible, or is there a better way of getting an AUX input on
> stereo which doesn't have one? Or hook it up to the CD inputs? I know this
> is cheap, but this guy is getting married and he doesn't have a whole lot
If it has CD inputs, BY ALL MEANS use them! They are line-level inputs
which are perfect for the output from a VCR!!!!!
Dunno why you wouln't have just tried it before hacking into the circuit???