5 Sep The title of Morgan Jones’s book, Building Valve Amplifiers, reveals it all. The title isn’t Understanding Valve Amplifiers nor is it Designing. Building Valve Amplifiers has 24 ratings and 2 reviews. Shane said: Required reading for those who are practical and creative with valves. Enjoying great. Read “Building Valve Amplifiers” by Morgan Jones with Rakuten Kobo. Building Valve Amplifiers is a unique hands-on guide for anyone working with tube audio .
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Building Valve Amplifiers, 2nd Edition
It does mention a few simple formulas in passing, but only as they apply to the construction techniques being discussed.
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Tube-based music amplifiers are to high-end tube amplifiers what country music is to classical music: Imboden Rene added it Dec 06, Audel Electrical Trades Pocket Manual. Advanced book and interesting.
Particular attention has been paid to answering questions commonly asked by newcomers to the world of the vacuum tube, whether audio enthusiasts He left the British Army in to pursue a career on the private military circuit.
James added it May 19, Read more Read less. Each board holds two Aikido linestage amplifiers; so, one board for stereo unbalanced or one board for one channel of balanced amplification.
Do not get me wrong, I am happy to pay for two books and I prefer many smaller books to one fat book; after decades of reading 1,page computer reference books, books so heavy that one dropped from a window could lead to murder charges, I long for easy-to-read-in-bed sized books.
Or if you have found the perfect type of coupling capacitor, the two capacitors could be hardwired together on the PCB, one acting as a bypass capacitor for the other. Showing of 29 reviews. Valve Amplifiers is a masterful hands-on guide for both experts and novices who work with tube audio equipment, and for electronic hobbyists, audio engineers, and audiophiles.
The Inventor of Stereo. Lucas Chin rated it really liked it May 20, If you want to know how an amplifier works, test it, with your ears, a scope, an FFT, and whatever other tools you have available.
Automobile Mechanical and Electrical Systems. The boards are four inches by ten inches, with eight mounting holes. Stereo and mono, octal and 9-pin printed circuit boards available.
Without offense, I could be wrong, but I get an impression that whatever less-important material didn’t find it’s way into the first builsing because there are practical amp-building projects in it, more than in this one!!! Furthermore, the Aikido amplifier seems to bypass much of the power supply squirrelliness, making the circuit sound as if it were attached to batteries or a well-regulated power supply.
Curtis marked it as to-read Apr 04, You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: Furthermore, testing promotes understanding more effectively than any other means. In other words, they make methodological and pedagogical mistakes and omissions.
Building Valve Amplifiers
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In other words, both books complement each other and can be viewed as a two-volume set. I had the same problem with his first book, he seems to go so deep into certain issues many of bhilding I found of much lesser importance and does not mention other, more important issues to me. Of course, we all have our own definitions of what’s important and what isn’t, but I’m afraid M.
Did you know that tube amplifiers can suffer from slew-limmited distortion?
Search in this book. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. It was Alex Cavalli who introduced me to Morgan Jones. Test Equipment Principles The moving coil meter and DC measurements Comparative versus absolute measurements Precision and accuracy Errors and uncertainties Combining uncertainties Why worry about uncertainties?
Tj Tj marked it as to-read Mar 04, It introduces the art of valve electronics to the newcomer and provides ready-made practical circuits that will be of great value to enthusiasts and professional audio designers alike. This is all the info to help you lay out an amp and avoid things like crosstalk, filter line hum, etc.