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by aurelialuz
Sat Jan 16, 2010 4:43 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: tube intercom
Replies: 13
Views: 2506

Even if it does sound like shit, I was thinking that it would make for a cool texture, an effect. i thought the same thing, but the sound is a farty 'speaker beyond it's capacity' kind of thing, not a Kinks 'razor the speakers' kind of thing. but you could always just wire the speaker straight to a...
by aurelialuz
Sat Jan 16, 2010 10:13 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: tube intercom
Replies: 13
Views: 2506

i have a coupe of these that i have been playing with, not these brand exactly, but these are all similar. i've decided just to gut it, for a little one input tube, one output tube, one rectifier type circuit, but the power supply transformer is the biggest question. i wouldn't be able to jam one in...
by aurelialuz
Wed Jan 13, 2010 3:21 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: headphone weirdness in my DDA console
Replies: 2
Views: 814

thanks, that answers two questions i had, the other being "what is motorboating?" i guess i needed to rebuild the power supply anyway...
by aurelialuz
Wed Jan 13, 2010 9:31 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: headphone weirdness in my DDA console
Replies: 2
Views: 814

headphone weirdness in my DDA console

there is a weird hum in my console headphone out. instead of being constant like a ground loop, the hum starts out low and then sounds like a motorcycle as it "gets up to speed," eventually steadying out at a constant pitch. this does this every time i plug in a new set of headphones or a headphone ...
by aurelialuz
Mon Jan 11, 2010 11:19 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Bummer, none of my gear is worth diddly.
Replies: 16
Views: 2627

ha, i'd love that cp80, but i'm trying to save for a trip myself.

but in the abstract, what is any of this crap worth, really?
by aurelialuz
Thu Jan 07, 2010 10:21 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Cryogenic tubes?
Replies: 24
Views: 3616

i find it hard to believe that tubes have been around for 90 years and this, if it works so well, has never been discovered by the hundreds of thousands of people who have worked with them.
by aurelialuz
Tue Jan 05, 2010 7:48 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: grounding an old two prong tube amp
Replies: 11
Views: 6006

also, you want the fuse on the positive side.
by aurelialuz
Mon Jan 04, 2010 12:36 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Sony C37/38 manual
Replies: 0
Views: 499

Sony C37/38 manual

had a request for this from someone here and thought other people might be able to use it. man, did sony make great manuals back in the day. thanks to djimbe on this board, who i originally got this from.

http://www.sendspace.com/file/pzu0g4
by aurelialuz
Sat Dec 12, 2009 12:03 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: AKAI M7 M8 / Roberts 770 Mod updates
Replies: 96
Views: 105396

do you guys do anything with the shield connections on the EF86? or whatever you call them, 2 and 7. and why the hell is the EF86 not in the RCA RC-30?
by aurelialuz
Sat Dec 12, 2009 11:59 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: THIS is a control room!
Replies: 44
Views: 6150

i like how they have the little laptop in the back so the tape op can check his email.
by aurelialuz
Wed Dec 02, 2009 12:19 pm
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: FS: Trident VFM 16x8x2 console in NC
Replies: 5
Views: 2226

cgarges wrote:Let me say that Justin is one very cool, very straight-up dude. This is also a very cool-sounding console.
totes and totes.
by aurelialuz
Sat Oct 24, 2009 9:50 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: master room srping reverb users
Replies: 12
Views: 6457

i don't know what the model is, but i have the floor standing master room and it has two different sized springs in it, and you can get the two different sound from seperate outs. i'm not familiar with all their models but maybe the two are supposed to be different...? just a guess...
by aurelialuz
Wed Oct 14, 2009 11:53 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Otari 5050 8-Track: Noise, Static, HELP!
Replies: 6
Views: 2136

replace the relays.
by aurelialuz
Sat Sep 19, 2009 8:21 pm
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Latest gear you've acquired.....
Replies: 4273
Views: 945681

i scored a second space echo today...craigslist...$100!!

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by aurelialuz
Sat Sep 19, 2009 7:35 am
Forum: Creative Recording
Topic: Produced, Engineered AND Mixed by?
Replies: 21
Views: 5512

peoduction is the big one for me. if i produced a record, really produced it beyond the engineering, it's a separate line from the other two.