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Sunbeam Rheobus 4-Channel

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About 20 minutes ago I noticed that one of the channels just changed from Blue to Red (indicating a voltage change from 12v to below 6v. This keeps happening back and forth for some reason, with it staying below 6v for most of the time. Now nothing is hooked up to this specific channel, I just keep it turned to 12v to match with the rest of the lights (I'm OCD like that). Is this just the channel and/or a resistor or something going out, or is it a PSU issue? I'm guessing the channel is going out, the fan controller has been running strong for almost 2 years now. However I'd like to get some closure, just so I know what course of action I should take.

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Plug something into it and see if it changes speeds too. Or just turn it down a bit to see if that fixes it. If you flip the LED around where blue is 7v and under, then you can turn it down and still have blue smile.gif
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Plug something into it and see if it changes speeds too. Or just turn it down a bit to see if that fixes it. If you flip the LED around where blue is 7v and under, then you can turn it down and still have blue smile.gif

Wow, that didn't even cross my mind LOL. I'll keep it turned down for the rest of today and see if that fixes it, or I'll just order another Rheobus since they're dirt cheap tongue.gif.
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Yea cause its easy to remove the LED on that model.
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