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Tannoy ts2.12 : White noise from subwoofer with no input

helmet14

Novice Member
Greetings,

I just purchased a nearly new Tannoy ts2.12. When the sub is powered, with no inputs connected, and the crossover knob is turned high-enough, I can hear a white-noise emitting from the speakers. It almost sounds like wind. I've connected the sub electrically to more than once power-outlet and observed the same noise. Should I be hearing ANY noise from a large subwoofer, at any-time, with no audio connections?

Thanks.
 

Nayfne

Distinguished Member
Hi..it could be some interference with other electrical components i believe.. I had similar problems with my eltax ( yes eltax sub lol, no disrespect to eltax owners) many moons ago. Unfortunately I can't quite remember the remedy for it.
 

Violator

Well-known Member
Ground loop. Does it sound like the wind howling a bit?
 

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