requently asked questions (FAQ)
|Question 1||What are the recommendations for surfing ARCDB?|
|Answer 1||For the most pleasant viewing experience your computer should
1) 32-bit color depth ("True Color")
2) The font "Haettenschweiler" installed
3) Java scripting enabled in your Web browser
This site has been tested with Google Chrome 22, Firefox 15 and Internet Explorer 9.
Can you tell me more about...?
I am sorry, but all the information I have gathered is available
on the site. If you are looking for anything more I recommend:
|Question 3||I have a technical problem with my unit, can you help me?|
|Answer 3||Unfortunately not. I am not an electronics tech. I know how to hook everything up and that's about it. Any questions in regards to repair should be directed to a certified technician or ARC directly.|
|Question 4||Can you give me some recommendations for my system?|
|Answer 4||I could but I don't really want to. Sound reproduction is a rather controversial thing; what works for me might not work for you. Every audiophile's situation is unique; your sonic preferences, your room and your system makes a combination which I cannot possibly know much about, so my or anybody else's recommendations are not worth much since it is ultimately you who has to make the purchase decisions and enjoy your sound reproduction system.|
|Question 5||Can you send me a User's Manual/schematic for...?|
I am sorry, but all schematics I have gathered are available on the
site. I recommend using the contact list in Answer 2 above, but if that
doesn't work I suggest looking for a second hand copy of the User's
How can I use a 120V unit when I have a 240V power line (and vice versa)?
Some (especially older) units have a 120/240V switch at the rear.
Others have transformers which only needs to be rewired.