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I thought I'd post this here to perhaps help some. I have a Classic II which worked OK, but with only a faint sound. So I thought I'd recap, but only those caps I guessed were involved in sound. Started with C11, C12, C14 and C15: no help Then C9: no help After I changed C4 (47uF), I finally got a loud bong. However, I lost the mouse pointer Thinking I must have shot C5 and C8 while hot-airing that area to desolder, I changed them too, and I recovered the mouse pointer So everything looked fine, except for a heavy random hissing/whistling of t
Hi, I was removing the hard drive from one of my Mac SE/30s. I had just pulled off the stubborn molex connector when I heard a hissing noise, like gas being released. I know CRTs are vacuums, but I broke a CFL once and didn't want to risk it, so I hauled my butt and got out of my room. Did the CRT just pressurize or something? Is it safe for me to go back in my room? Thanks