Retro Audio Links May 2011 Filed Under: Cool StuffFred's recommended time wasters
Here are some worthy links I've found - have fun!
The Tape Project A bunch of madmen enjoying studio master tape copies on half track 15 inch/sec format
http://www.vinylengine.com/ Turntable and cartridge database
http://www.hifiengine.com/ Hifi Equipment database, schematics and service manuals
http://www.thevintageknob.org/ Celebration of vintage audio
http://www.vintagecassette.com/ Comprehensive database of cassette decks
The Rational Audiophile Some interesting articles
The Daily Audiophile Audio News Aggregator
Linkwitz Lab Genius speaker designer
6 Moons Audio Audio porn from shows around the word and lots more
https://www.reddit.com/r/audiophile/ Don't go there
Cassettes - better than you dont remember February 2016 Filed Under: Tape RecordingNice video from Technomoans Mat about cassette recording. Explains about the different types of tape and noise reduction technology. All his videos are excellent.
Technics SA-T670 Power Test March 2013 Filed Under: Cool StuffThese amps were a NZ only model and specs are elusive. There has been some controversy about the real power output so here's the real oil.
What retro system can you get for $750? June 2011 Filed Under: SystemsFred hooks up some cheap but good gear from the 90's and has a bit of fun.
Retro Wooden Television Set May 2011 Filed Under: Cool StuffThis TV is on display at the Museum für Kommunikation Frankfurt along with lots of other cool stuff.
Clock made from B&O Turntable May 2011 Filed Under: TurntablesI got an unusual request from a customer wanting a turntable to turn into a clock. Scott chose a Bang and Olufsen Beogram 1200 I had been storing for parts. He sent me a picture of the finished result - awesome!
Sold Equipment Archive May 2011 Filed Under: Cool StuffI've had some interesting items in the past and it's worth keeping the pictures and information about them. Here are links to the archives.
Vintage Portable Tape Recorders April 2011 Filed Under: Tape RecordingI hope to work on these and restore them to perfect operation soon.
How To Balance a Turntable Arm April 2011 Filed Under: TurntablesOr more correctly, how to make the force calibrations on the counterweight read correctly. Video instructions.