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Originally Posted by ferretrock

Isn't overexcursion more likely if you're clipping (and forcing a squared movement)? My understanding is that it was. Also that once you've clipped, you're creating peak power all the time, thus more likely to overpower.

Maybe I'm wrong.

okay we can be both sort of right
rereading Rod Elliott's investigation
http://sound.westhost.com/clipping.htm
too much volume is definitely the culprit but running in clipping exasperates the problem
dramatically