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Dbx 163a
Old 17th September 2019
Dbx 163a

Hello, all.
This week I picked up a DBX 163A for cheap. I set to changing out the caps because some of the electrolytics were going bad and were very noisey. Anyway, somewhere along the line I think I accidentally put the wrong value in a spot because I'm getting no output. Input is picking up the signal just fine. But the output is just white noise that is loud and then slowly decays to nothing. Can someone send me a schematic, or let me know the value of the PSU caps, especially C18, and C13, as well as C1, and C24?

I contacted DBX and they said they "don't send schematics anymore".

Old 17th September 2019
I found the schematic. The caps are the right value. It's still not giving me any output other than noise that slowly decays. Input lights up correctly to whatever signal I put through it. Any guesses to what might be happening?
Old 29th September 2019
Figured it out on my own. fried VCA.
Old 7th October 2019
U put a THAT 2180B VCA in this guy. Recapped the entire things with WIMA caps. Sounds insane. Very dark and beautiful
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