Powering up monitors using a power bar switch: Bad or good?

Discussion in 'Pro Audio' started by Ryan, Jul 22, 2004.

  1. Ryan

    Ryan Guest

    I can't seem to find any definitive answers out there in Google. I would
    really like *not* having to reach over my desk to power up my monitors.

    Is it OK for someone (me) to leave his (mine) Event powered monitors
    switched on at the back and use my power bar to power them both on at the
    same time by flicking the power bar "on" switch, or is this a bad idea?

    At present I am powering them off and on using a cross-desk reaching motion
    and the switches on the back of each monitor.

    Thoughts?
     
    Ryan, Jul 22, 2004
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    Frank Vuotto Guest

    If it pops when you turn the strip on then put the monitors on a
    separate power bar and turn them on last and off first.

    Frank /~ http://newmex.com/f10
    @/
     
    Frank Vuotto, Jul 23, 2004
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    Mike Rivers Guest

    No problem.

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    Mike Rivers, Jul 23, 2004
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  4. i do this with my Krk monitors also

    should be ok

    going around and swiching 1 by one - hmmm
    specialy if You working on surround 5.1 sound project

    i have all my equipment going on with 1 switch :)
    just main volume goin to a zero before

    till now all is working ok

    will tell if something blow up

    emil
     
    emil SonarScope, Jul 23, 2004
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