Category: Amplifier

A client asked for a way to balance a guitar pedal so he could send and return Line Level to his guitar pedals.   He wanted a way to use his pedal collection as effect sends.  We came up with …

Guitar Pedal – Balanced in to Low-Z unbalanced ==> HiZ to Balanced out Read More »

If I’ve learned anything, it’s that: you can never have too many LA2As around the studio.  In addition that, I know that each of the old ones is its own animal.   For more information check out Universal Audio y

Xmas is around the corner.  Sound guys and gals are the hardest people in the world to shop for… I will be posting a stream of gift ideas! Day 1:  The Syscomp CTR-101 Curve tracer: Key Features -Plots device characteristics …

sound guy xmas!!! Day 1 – Syscomp Curve Tracer Read More »

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BARELY!!! This was a hairy transport… I feared getting into an accident with this load.   I most certainly would have been taken out.  Also, the weight of them sure dropped the back of the car 3″!   Thanks again …

VW golf – Will it fit?? 14 power amps… Read More »

Doing a school project is the PERFECT excuse to design build a test my first ground up original Microphone pre-amp! I learned these buzzwords from the Kimber cable guy: The imaging is fantastic, totally forward sounding with edge AND detail …

My first microphone pre-amp design Read More »

Doing some research for a school project.  I thought I’d have a benchmark for the project.  This seems like a good starting point. 

Started a project for school… got side tracked and designed a balancing and unbalancing circuit for some modules.

Picked up a set of Tannoy System-12s for the lab I was worried they wouldn’t fit… They are 140 Litres each! I’m excited to hear them in action! one had to go in the front seat…

a whole semester summed up in one drawing   From the Art of Electronics second edition – Paul Horowitz and winfield Hill  

Ever hear someone say “there’s something funny going on with that power?” I think electricians are sometime intimidated when they see Orange receptacles. I’ve become sceptical of Orange receptacles without a label on them. Today I had just reason to …

Well there’s your problem Read More »

NPN: Not Pointing in PNP: Pointing In

As a part of my school program, I’ve decided to take a shot at re-designing 2 WBS components. First the 4-110 mic pre-amp for the M460 – M461. In the 90s WBS redesigned the card using 5534 but I’m looking …

Going to re-manufacture some WBS daughter boards Read More »

Congrats to Kevin Park and the Lacquer channel team for getting the Neumann VMS70 back in the game. A fantastic project to have been a part of! We recapped the entire audio electronics for Kevin before he had lathe aficionado …

A project I’ve been working on has come… full circle ;-) Read More »

YES!!!  Meyer just announced a new line of wedges.  I’ve had nothing but an AMAZING experience working with the MJF-212 speaker and am excited for this smaller footprint monitor.  I  would have a six pack of these in my arsenal …

Sound guy xmas idea #23 – Meyer MJF-210 “Texas headphones” Read More »

Boy am I excited to have been a part of a restoration of a Neumann VMS-70 Cutting lathe.  It is currently being setup at Tonronto’s Lacquer Channel  and undergoing calibration.  I have more pictures to post as we’re done a complete …

Neumann VMS-70 Cutting Lathe Restoration Read More »

Someone blew it up with the wrong PSU… cost more to fix it than it’s worth.  Moral of the story… Every Guitar player needs a VOODOO LABS PEDAL POWER!!!

2007 – I had a client who was being featured in a magazine and wanted a special background. This is what we came up with

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