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Old 14th July 2010, 03:26 AM   #1
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Hey guys! Long time lurker, first time member here, and very excited to finally jump in. I am currently home from RPI for the summer working as a beach lifeguard and messing around with a couple long-term projects I've been slowly making progress on.

As audio goes, I am very interested in tubes, particularly SET amps. I have designed and built several, working my way up to larger tubes or more complex designs. Right now I am messing around with some Eimac transmitting triodes of various sizes and some TDA1541s to feed them something worthy of amplifying. I am also busy documenting my exploits in audio, high voltage, lasers, and whatever other electronic stuff I have messed with on my website, which I have gotten more serious about maintaining. I should have at least a couple of my previous projects posted over the next week or so. Anyways, I look forward to joining everyone, and I thank you for all the help that this place has provided to me for everything I have already done.
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Old 14th July 2010, 03:41 AM   #2
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Welcome to the forum... looks like you are already having fun... looking forward to seeing your stuff.

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Old 14th July 2010, 05:12 AM   #3
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Welcome to diyAudio - spent some time cruising up and down VB while I was stationed in Norfolk. We had sum pretty gooooood parties go'n on there!!!
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Old 21st July 2010, 09:56 PM   #5
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Hey guys! Long time lurker, first time member here, and very excited to finally jump in. I am currently home from RPI for the summer working as a beach lifeguard and messing around with a couple long-term projects I've been slowly making progress on.

As audio goes, I am very interested in tubes, particularly SET amps. I have designed and built several, working my way up to larger tubes or more complex designs. Right now I am messing around with some Eimac transmitting triodes of various sizes and some TDA1541s to feed them something worthy of amplifying. I am also busy documenting my exploits in audio, high voltage, lasers, and whatever other electronic stuff I have messed with on my website, which I have gotten more serious about maintaining. I should have at least a couple of my previous projects posted over the next week or so. Anyways, I look forward to joining everyone, and I thank you for all the help that this place has provided to me for everything I have already done.
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Old 23rd July 2010, 08:48 PM   #6
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Old 24th July 2010, 09:51 AM   #7
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welcome !!!!!!!!!!!!

did you go to the neptune festival ?
or is there still one dow on the strip ?

I lived in virginia beach 13 years ago or so............

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Old 30th July 2010, 02:49 AM   #8
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I haven't been to the neptune festival in a while, but yes they still do all that stuff down there; probably more now than they used to. I have been out surfing at close to 3AM and the place is still nuts.

Just got back from a surprise vacation so I have a lot of catching up to do around here...
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