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by emrr
Fri Jul 24, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Pro Audio Design Forum
Topic: US Postal Service Air/Sea Shipment Diversion
Replies: 8
Views: 1196

Re: 98 Days to Switzerland

mediatechnology wrote:
Mon Jul 20, 2020 7:51 am

Doug - were those items you received for repair via UPS?

Yes
by emrr
Sun Jul 19, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Pro Audio Design Forum
Topic: US Postal Service Air/Sea Shipment Diversion
Replies: 8
Views: 1196

Re: US Postal Service Air/Sea Shipment Diversion

Yes, Shipping charges to EU from US have really spiked, but it's also true they've gone up enormously within the US. I had someone ship 5 items in 5 boxes for repair recently, AZ to NC, and the round trip shipping had to be near $600. Weights ranging 18-30 lbs. I hadn't seen those press releases. I ...
by emrr
Sat Jun 13, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: Test, Measurement and Repair
Topic: Classic Bead Tantalum Capacitor Failure
Replies: 17
Views: 4483

Re: Classic Bead Tantalum Capacitor Failure

I didn't remember seeing the Pease correspondence, thanks.
by emrr
Sun Apr 19, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: I love modern technology
Replies: 46
Views: 2304

Re: I love modern technology

Ours don’t scare at all. Though there’s no space for shooting either.
by emrr
Wed Dec 25, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 43
Views: 50019

Re: Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas everyone!
by emrr
Mon Dec 23, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: British Academic Wants To Ban The Insults "Nerd" And "Geek" As Hate Crimes
Replies: 10
Views: 1038

Re: British Academic Wants To Ban The Insults "Nerd" And "Geek" As Hate Crimes

Yet they don't manage to ban the comedy industry......
by emrr
Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Stored Code
Topic: HYPEX DLCP EOL
Replies: 4
Views: 2064

Re: HYPEX DLCP EOL

hmm, new version coming?
by emrr
Thu Oct 10, 2019 6:37 am
Forum: Pro Audio Design
Topic: T Attenuator Termination Kluge
Replies: 42
Views: 11822

Re: T Attenuator Termination Kluge

Good news. T attenuators get screwy so easily if the surroundings are funky. I have measured so many odd things.
by emrr
Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Miking the Royal Albert hall
Replies: 5
Views: 1077

Re: Miking the Royal Albert hall

Great article. I noticed that the radio and TV trucks also use different mic arrays. Radio provides a true 4.0 surround mix + stereo fold down and TV provides 5.1 + stereo fold down. Managing all of those sources, feeds, hitting cues and monitoring comms from the crew would seem like a lot of work ...
by emrr
Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: Pro Audio Design
Topic: Dielectric Absorption
Replies: 60
Views: 38826

Re: Dielectric Absorption

Slightly off topic, but I'm reminded of the unpleasant discovery of leakage in old can electrolytic caps, when the bright idea is had to tag in new ones to the existing positive terminals and disconnect the can negative leads, thereby saving major mechanical rearrangements. One immediately decides t...