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Subject: Re: Car power adapter

Re: Car power adapter

From: Chris Holt <amiga2k_at_cox.net>
Date: Wed, 4 Dec 2002 00:15:06 -0500

Sounds like improper grounding of your radio. Interference is usually
caused by a ground loop, because some component in the system isn't grounded
properly.

Filtering the PS won't help and the fact that it works OK with headphones
pretty much proves that.

Chris

----- Original Message -----
From: "Mike Payson" <mpayson_at_dawgdayz.com>
To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Tuesday, December 03, 2002 10:13 PM
Subject: Car power adapter


> I'm trying to use my Recorder 20 in my car. I picked up a car adapter at
Radio
> Shack, but when it's hooked up, I get electrical interference. This only
> happens when playing through the car stereo (via line-in), not through
> headphones. I'm assuming that it's the result of some sort of electrical
> feedback. Any ideas on how to fix this? Is there some sort of filtered
power
> supply available that might fix the problem?
>
> Thanks, Mike
> --
> Mike Payson | DawgDayz Dog Walking & Pet Sitting
> (206) 280-7295 | www.dawgdayz.com | mpayson_at_dawgdayz.com
>
Received on 2002-12-04

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