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by Dave the bass
Wed Feb 28, 2024 8:49 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 6140
Views: 1831248

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Heard a track on the superb Johnny Reece show on Radio Caroline today, ears tuned in straightaway, phwoaaaaaar, blimey...



Spanish Prog Psych? A bit early Tull-like.
by Dave the bass
Sun Feb 25, 2024 8:51 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: On My Bench.
Replies: 74
Views: 24924

Re: On My Bench.

The PCB is a yellowy-brown colour where the heat from the 4 regulators has affected the PCB, its a bit of a visual give-away when fault finding and its helped me locate faults in then past.

Ta! :oops: I look after my fingers :)
by Dave the bass
Sun Feb 25, 2024 7:28 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: On My Bench.
Replies: 74
Views: 24924

Re: On My Bench.

Next on the bench is an M Audio Audiophile USB soundcard, I bought this years ago not working, its been in the pile of 'things that need doing' since then. The seller admitted it had been plugged into the wrong PSU at the time of purchase. This is it... https://i.imgur.com/KaQsLb6.jpg The PC doesn't...
by Dave the bass
Fri Feb 23, 2024 1:55 pm
Forum: Speakers
Topic: TG "The Loudspeaker" Build (Sort of)
Replies: 30
Views: 1646

Re: TG "The Loudspeaker" Build (Sort of)

Watching this thread, its been a long time since a big speaker build.

Awethumne!
by Dave the bass
Wed Feb 21, 2024 9:33 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: OK…so I’m on wi’ summat
Replies: 78
Views: 16018

Re: OK…so I’m on wi’ summat

Cressy Snr wrote: Wed Feb 21, 2024 11:41 am .......Seduced by the impressiveness of the reproduction....
Filth!

I like it :)
by Dave the bass
Wed Feb 21, 2024 9:25 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: On My Bench.
Replies: 74
Views: 24924

Re: On My Bench.

*flounces and exits stage left*
by Dave the bass
Wed Feb 21, 2024 9:08 pm
Forum: Speakers
Topic: My Swansong speaker build
Replies: 210
Views: 367757

Re: My Swansong speaker build

Thats a heck of a lot of drivers! I like it.

Did you try running them all at once? I know I would :)
by Dave the bass
Wed Feb 21, 2024 9:04 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: On My Bench.
Replies: 74
Views: 24924

Re: On My Bench.

andrew Ivimey wrote: Mon Feb 19, 2024 9:23 pm SMD was waiting in the wings.
Wouldn't they fall off if the bird took flight?

Seems an odd place to put electronic components.
by Dave the bass
Mon Feb 19, 2024 7:18 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: On My Bench.
Replies: 74
Views: 24924

Re: On My Bench.

Quite interesting. Apparently tants can be more prone to failure. ESR and leakage can be good, but may be non-linear over a frequency range. Aaah, now that I didn't know. Ta Mike. Here's a few pics of it. Its a 'Narco HT 830' made by Narco Avionics. https://i.imgur.com/huorFJF.jpg Erks... https://i...
by Dave the bass
Mon Feb 19, 2024 10:18 am
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: On My Bench.
Replies: 74
Views: 24924

Re: On My Bench.

Ta for your thoughts all, I was wondering if there were any specific characteristics that Tantlum caps had that electrolytic don't, or vice versa. Ta for the offer Phil but I think your caps are 0.22uF if I'm reading that correctly. The transceiver works without that cap but obviously it's there for...
by Dave the bass
Sun Feb 18, 2024 2:23 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: On My Bench.
Replies: 74
Views: 24924

Re: On My Bench.

Next project, a 1985 small handheld Airband radio, a mate found it in a WEEE bin at his workplace whilst electro-wombling and thought of me. He's kind, I'm a sucka :) Dead, wont power up, fault found a fuse soldered to a pair of wires (!) blown due to short across the supply rail. Found a 22uF 15v T...
by Dave the bass
Fri Feb 16, 2024 9:56 am
Forum: News
Topic: Damo Suzuki
Replies: 1
Views: 183

Re: Damo Suzuki

Oh bum.

Ok, Mushroom on the playlist tonight.
by Dave the bass
Fri Feb 16, 2024 9:53 am
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: Fg810 - A Working Title
Replies: 43
Views: 18928

Re: Fg810 - A Working Title

Nearly missed this one.

Shoddy
by Dave the bass
Mon Feb 12, 2024 7:55 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: More RTZ DAC Fun.
Replies: 18
Views: 1222

Re: More RTZ DAC Fun.

Pffffffttttt.

Shoddy!

P.s. 8)