[ProAudio] VU meter permitted overdrive with a sine wave...

Scott Dorsey kludge at panix.com
Thu Jan 28 10:02:04 PST 2021

I don't know but I would worry about more than +6 if you don't have diode
clamps on there.  The Simpson datasheet doesn't actually say.

I worked at a radio station where the Sparta console had Modutec meters
where the needles were quite visibly bent from misguided DJs pegging them
hard all the time.

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