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Old 31st October 2008, 10:15 PM   #1
fraserh is offline fraserh  United Kingdom
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Default hello!

I've been reading this site for ages and am quite amazed by the knowledge of some you guys. Hopefully i'll get there one day. I have a whole heap of questions but really don't know where to put them, i'll have to keep looking around i suppose..

but can someone point me in the direction of a idiots guide to some of the stuff you talk about? I only found out what a resistor was this afternoon LOL and i've got some mods i really want to do to my stuff but don't know where to start.. are there any guides here for the beginner? Cheers
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Old 31st October 2008, 11:00 PM   #2
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Welcome.
Google might be the best bet for guides. Otherwise i would suggest moding something that you dont care about to get the practice.
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Old 31st October 2008, 11:40 PM   #3
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Lecture - 1 Introduction to Basic Electronics

That guy 's funny...http://de.youtube.com/watch?v=w8Dq8b...eature=channel
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Old 1st November 2008, 05:01 AM   #4
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thanks for the replys, i've done a few simple things so far like internal damping, changing tweeters, and other mechanical things but nothing very electrical yet... it's so addictive!
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Old 1st November 2008, 06:54 AM   #5
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Hello fraserh - and Welcome to diyAudio

I think that you will find this site to be of some help. http://www.bcae1.com/

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Old 1st November 2008, 04:03 PM   #6
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Hi and welcome to the forums.
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Old 2nd November 2008, 12:41 PM   #7
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thanks!

and thanks for the link above thomas, that explains the basics in a very clear way even for us meatheads
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Old 2nd November 2008, 01:50 PM   #8
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thanks!

and thanks for the link above thomas, that explains the basics in a very clear way even for us meatheads
Glad that you found it useful! Good luck - and keep up posted on your progress. BTW - Plan on making some mistakes - 'cause we all have.


When those mistakes are made you don't want to be a part of the circuit - this hobby can injure you! Don't be afraid - but do be careful!
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Old 13th November 2008, 11:51 AM   #9
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this should be the best place for help. The internet has brought me here.
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Old 24th November 2008, 10:00 PM   #10
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Whats your area of interest? Amps, Digital etc.

There are some good sites around to get you started. (not including mine necessarily, its still building content)

I trawl the sites constantly, so perhaps I can point you to some sites.
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