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Old 01-17-2019, 03:44 PM
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Originally Posted by DaveS View Post
I re-positioned the fan so that it was under the unit blowing air up into the vents on the bottom of the unit, and that has stopped my lockups. I guess the unit casing is not sufficient as a heat sink.
Sounds like another use for a laptop cooler fan. I have had my 2 Ceton Tuners sitting on a Laptop fan unit for a few years now, and my tuner issues disappeared. It never occurred to me that I could use the same fix for my HD300. Thanks.
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Old 01-21-2019, 10:26 AM
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Originally Posted by jusjoken View Post
I turn mine upside down and no longer have issues.

That works if you are in Australia. If you're in the Northern Hemisphere you will need to turn your TV over as well

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Old 01-21-2019, 08:53 PM
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That works if you are in Australia. If you're in the Northern Hemisphere you will need to turn your TV over as well
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