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Oh no! My Pioneer Laseractive died today. Short buzz / bang inside, smoke et all, no more picture, still not sure which of the low voltage boards is affected. I hope I can fix it. If you know anyone that could help to bring it back to life, please DM me. Would even travel with it to get it fixed.

@jelora @mmu_man certainly, though i am not too sure if that‘s the problem. I suspect its one of the low voltage boards, as the system will still show some sign of life when turned on.

@emanuel @mmu_man
I thought it might be one of the power supply that exploded
The chip looks bad ... :(

@jelora @mmu_man i ll try to spend some time on the weekend to dismantle it. You got a Laseractive, too?

@jelora @mmu_man thanks for having a look. Makes me very sad, the Laseractive is a great showpiece of my collection, and i take my hobby quite seriously … this could be a hard / lengthy repair…

@jelora @mmu_man thank you for looking at it ! Here are some initial shots. Noteworthy that the lonely chip on the top board heated up a lot ( left a burnt stain on top of the chip)

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