TA-15 Loud POP When Powering Off

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ifailedshapes
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TA-15 Loud POP When Powering Off

Post by ifailedshapes » Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:57 am

Title says it all. Very loud pop when turning off. Only way to avoid this is to put into Standby for about 10 seconds before turning off. Any ideas?
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Re: TA-15 Loud POP When Powering Off

Post by bigboki » Mon Nov 25, 2019 9:24 pm

Mine is the same. I always turn it to standby, wait for some time and then turn it off

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Re: TA-15 Loud POP When Powering Off

Post by bgh » Wed Nov 27, 2019 2:03 pm

Does the wattage setting make a difference?

I have a TA-30 and have not run into this issue. Perhaps it is unique to the TA-15?

And, I know this sounds like a broken record, but call Mesa. They are excellent at giving tech support over the phone.
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