FAO Lexicon MC8/12 owners

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  1. stephenbarnes

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    I have got 13 encoder/volume control pots available soon, these have been custom made. Volume controls on Lexicon seem to be unreliable, my MC-1 also had similar problem. When you increase (with the physical volume dial) up, it might stutter and decrease volume. And vice versa.


    For Lexicon MC-8, and possibly MC-12, also JBL versions I guess.
     
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    I found with my MC-1 if I switched if off then spun the volume dial either way it cleared this problem for a while.
     
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    It came to the point I removed the cable to the MC-1 volume board, as it sometimes moved on it's own.

    Seems they use low grade part. Hardly use the front volume dial as well.

    I'm getting 15 made but I'm keeping a couple
     
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    Pretty poor considering how much the Lexicon's where back in the day.
     
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    You should see what PSU is inside the MC-1. Been repaired twice now.
     
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    Yep, I had to replace mine.
     

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