Can balanced power solve your ground problems?

Posted: April 29, 2010 in Audio Gear, Music
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Q: How does balanced power help to solve ground loop humming?

A: Using balanced power can help solve certain ground loop problems because it takes its ground from one source, thus having no potential difference.

You can do this yourself simply by taking all your power from one outlet or circuit. If your equipment “leaks” to the ground, meaning current is flowing to the ground wire, then balanced power might be helpful. [read]

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