Monthly Archives: November 2012

December Agenda

So, we gather at 10.30-11.00 and work out what we’re going to do. Once we’ve been introduced to the fire exits and the other housekeeping, we’ll look at the agenda (below) and throw out the bits we don’t like and … Continue reading

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Hot Glue

  In the Amp Guts piece there’s mention of hot glue as a method for fixing components to circuit boards.Here’s a pic of a crossover which wasn’t working properly – it looked ok sitting in the bottom of the cabinet … Continue reading

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Video Links

There’s a plethora of videos out there where people give their opinions on the art of live sound. Warning; mostly Youtube, with ads and everything… Dave Rat has a whole series on live sound engineering, this one, on his Live … Continue reading

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DI Guts

We had some questions about DI boxes at the last session; here are a few snaps and some commentary on the subject. DI boxes are used most commonly for connecting bass guitars to the PA – sometimes acoustic instruments with … Continue reading

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Amp Guts

Here’s a picture of an old broken amp we poked around with at SoundClub in November.     Back of shot is the toroidal mains transformer responsible for bringing the mains voltage down to something more suitable (probably in the … Continue reading

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Next epsiode: 1st December

 SoundClub…  …is a Saturday afternoon skillshare at 1in12 Club, 21-23 Albion Street, Bradford BD1 2LY  In a five-hour session between 10.30 and 15.30 – with regular breaks for coffee and cake in the 1in12 Café – participants from a range … Continue reading

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