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Old 30th October 2007, 09:22 PM   #1
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Hello All

I'm a DIY freak .
I can't stand not knowing how something works .
I don't see the sport in just buying something ,
( that means I'm cheap ) , that I can build , usually better .
My hobby of the moment is Audio speakers/amps .

I've worked in R+D electronics for 10+ years as a tech .
These days , I'm Software ( CAD) in a ChipFab , that makes
among other things , nifty classD audio chips .
I can have a tube of em , but too teenie to solder...sniff .
I'd rather build Rod's p3a , I miss the smell of burning boards.

See ya in the posts .

Wayne
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Old 30th October 2007, 10:26 PM   #2
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Hi Wayne,

I love the smell of burnt diodes in the morning! I put them on my Granola!

Welcome aboard!

Regards//Keith
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Old 30th October 2007, 10:51 PM   #3
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Old 31st October 2007, 12:26 AM   #4
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Hi Wayne,

I love the smell of burnt diodes in the morning!
smells like victory?

welcome wayne!
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Old 14th November 2007, 04:29 AM   #5
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Default burnt diode smell

actually burning power resistors (wirewounds) smell the best.
Just like fresh ground coffee!
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