humming receiver?

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  1. adox

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    i have a new marantz sr4300 receiver,and noticed tonight, when going to switch it off that a humming sound comes from it when powered on.it is only noticable when you are up close, but i was wondering is this normal?

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    Many transformers give off a noticable hum, which is normal.Some are improved by dimming (switching off ) the display.
     
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    thanks for the reply lynx.
    probably was a stupid question, but hey if you dont ask.........
     

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