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by paulrichards7
Sun Sep 14, 2014 2:29 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: DIY mic splitter using Carnhill VTB2281 question
Replies: 4
Views: 1082

Thanks for all that guys
Now Im really confused lol
Ill just wire it up and see how it goes
Thanks again
Paul
by paulrichards7
Sat Sep 13, 2014 5:47 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: DIY mic splitter using Carnhill VTB2281 question
Replies: 4
Views: 1082

DIY mic splitter using Carnhill VTB2281 question

Well, Im kind of new to all this electronics stuff and don't seem to grasp most of it really And unfortunately, there dont seem to be any audio electronics courses in the South West of the UK So, I just do the best I can and use my ears really I have been experimenting with using transformers patche...
by paulrichards7
Sun Aug 17, 2014 11:02 am
Forum: Tape Op Magazine
Topic: "Transform your audio with Transformers" Article
Replies: 30
Views: 23063

I have already soldered in a few transformers to a patchbay so I can just plug em in when I feel like it My question is : I have picked up some Carnhill VTB2281(L01166) Ive noticed on some pics that there's a resistor across some of the pins What does this do and do I need to do it ? Which pins ? Is...
by paulrichards7
Mon Jan 13, 2014 6:01 am
Forum: Tape Op Magazine
Topic: "Transform your audio with Transformers" Article
Replies: 30
Views: 23063

Thanks digitaldrummer
Sorry for late reply, got lost in the hundreds of emails lol
Ok great, Ill get to work on it
Cheers Paul
by paulrichards7
Mon Dec 23, 2013 2:59 pm
Forum: Tape Op Magazine
Topic: "Transform your audio with Transformers" Article
Replies: 30
Views: 23063

Thanks digitaldrummer
Im, just looking for each transformer to have its own input and output but with a bypass switch on it :)
by paulrichards7
Sun Dec 22, 2013 10:35 am
Forum: Tape Op Magazine
Topic: "Transform your audio with Transformers" Article
Replies: 30
Views: 23063

Ive got a few transformers now from lundahl, triads to bbc They all are different flavors I made an insert cable with some crocodile clips and tried them out to see what they sounded like and have used them a bit in mixes To compare the difference record the original sound back into computer Match t...
by paulrichards7
Thu Dec 05, 2013 8:53 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Midas Venice F series vs Soundcraft Delta DLX
Replies: 1
Views: 1038

Midas Venice F series vs Soundcraft Delta DLX

I came across some audio examples of a Midas Venice F16 the other day and really love the sound Its the tone Ive been looking for in my head for years After doing a lot of research, at this point its a bit out of my price range Ive read a lot of people preferring a Soundcraft Delta DLX modded or non...
by paulrichards7
Thu Jun 16, 2011 6:06 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Rode N1000 humming problem
Replies: 0
Views: 623

Rode N1000 humming problem

I took it upon myself to do some basket mods to some of my mics
All were great except my Rode N1000, now it hums
Any suggestions and no I dont have the layer I removed
Thanks
Paul
by paulrichards7
Thu Mar 03, 2011 3:23 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Transformer wiring question
Replies: 4
Views: 1800

Thanks so much for that guys
Paul
by paulrichards7
Wed Mar 02, 2011 4:10 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Transformer wiring question
Replies: 4
Views: 1800

Transformer wiring question

Hi, I got hold of a couple of old transformers for my color box I am looking at wiring diagram(see below) http://i390.photobucket.com/albums/oo345/paulrichards7/Triads.jpg Now if I wire these as 600:600 line transformers 1. They will be unbalanced, right? 2. Not quite sure what the center tap does? ...
by paulrichards7
Wed Feb 09, 2011 4:54 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: PSU power supply mods modifications questions
Replies: 0
Views: 510

PSU power supply mods modifications questions

For my ever on-going electronics self education I was wondering what kind of modifications can be done to power supplies of various audio gear From my understanding(which is still rather limited)stopping noise from getting into the audio path is of major importance, which makes sense Increasing capa...
by paulrichards7
Tue Feb 01, 2011 3:38 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Capacitor replacement question
Replies: 3
Views: 1169

Thanks for that guys
Still a bit hazy, but will have to get a grip on cappacitance and impedance
Paul
by paulrichards7
Mon Jan 31, 2011 3:50 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Capacitor replacement question
Replies: 3
Views: 1169

Capacitor replacement question

Im trying to learn about DIY electronics Now Ive notice that on most capacitor replacements for PSUs and mixer channels, the electrolytics are replaced But on things like mics and FX processors its usually the square or disc caps I know this is a fairly sweeping statement But are the electrolytics s...
by paulrichards7
Thu Jan 27, 2011 10:57 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Uninstalling software demos(Virtual PC, Sanboxie etc ?)
Replies: 3
Views: 937

Great, thanks for that
Paul
by paulrichards7
Mon Jan 24, 2011 4:23 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Uninstalling software demos(Virtual PC, Sanboxie etc ?)
Replies: 3
Views: 937

Uninstalling software demos(Virtual PC, Sanboxie etc ?)

Im looking for a way to try out software demos without cluttering up my registry
Is there another way instead of installing a virtual machine to do this?
Thanks
Paul