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by afarawayland
Tue Mar 10, 2009 1:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where are areas 1 and 2?
Replies: 7
Views: 1292

Re: Where are areas 1 and 2?

It may refer to the earlier article, and involve subdivisions of the mistralXG.
by afarawayland
Tue Mar 10, 2009 12:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dremel "WorkStation" ?
Replies: 26
Views: 3303

Re: Dremel "WorkStation" ?

I got the dremel press a while back to help with my first PCB fabrication. Still have it in fact. I don't remember what size bit I used for the pad holes.. Here's my take: 1. It is small, easily moved, and easily assembled. It is relatively sturdy, and depending on dremel tool used, and the desired ...
by afarawayland
Tue Dec 02, 2008 7:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Digital Audio Fault Finding
Replies: 18
Views: 3268

Thats a nice Sony, Ive got their older DG500. I do not know how many channels broadcast in surround, nor whether or not there is a set broadcast standard for it. For film it can be anywhere all over the place. There are standards for film, but each film chooses from a list of options concerning form...
by afarawayland
Mon Dec 01, 2008 8:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Digital Audio Fault Finding
Replies: 18
Views: 3268

having worked as an audio op at a local TV station, I can tell you that some discrepancies can be caused by operator/production error. I would think that high production network stuff is pretty flawless, but when it comes to low level production such as local affiliates, they are operating in and ou...
by afarawayland
Wed Nov 26, 2008 11:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RadioShack prototyping pcbs?
Replies: 9
Views: 1994

duplicate-oops!
by afarawayland
Wed Nov 26, 2008 11:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RadioShack prototyping pcbs?
Replies: 9
Views: 1994

Also, don't forget that other online retailers sell these, and even more useful prototyping items. The way RadioShack is trending, and has been trending for some time, is to deemphasize/phase-out their in-store part shelves in favor for more layman friendly consumer items. Further, their pricing doe...
by afarawayland
Wed Nov 26, 2008 10:55 pm
Forum: Projects & Kits
Topic: Coil Launcher Parts
Replies: 10
Views: 7284

Re: Coil Launcher Parts

Where do I get the bobbin for the transformer and does anyone know a good source for the magnet wires? Also, what constitutes high voltage wire? Can I just use some thick wire? I had to search hard for HV wire too, until I realized that standard multimeter lead wire usually has a higher voltage rat...
by afarawayland
Wed Nov 26, 2008 10:41 pm
Forum: Projects & Kits
Topic: Coil Launcher Parts
Replies: 10
Views: 7284

re: original poster

Hey there all, I'm building this project and am glad to see the original author chimed in. To the original poster, the article mentions that you can find transformer parts in common items such as these new "green" incandescent light bulb-replacements. Each one of these fluorescent units have there o...