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Slight Redesign of 10W High End Amplifier

Having found what appears to be a good company to cut my MDF for cabinet making, I now need to redraw my cutting information to suit their needs.  They need the files as PDF (Portable Document Forma). But they also … Continue reading

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EJ Jordan Eikona Speaker Cabinet Design Finished

The Jordan Eikona speaker cabinet design is now finished and ready for me, to find the money, to send it to get the sheets cut up.  Below you can see the design.  The box outer will be from 25mm MDF … Continue reading

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Amp Cabinet and Component Position / Layout.

Whilst I am waiting for the PCBs to be delivered I am designing the layout of the amplifier cabinet / enclosure using Inkscape, a free and open source piece of software for vector drawings. Here is the layout: And here … Continue reading

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Battery fixings

Since I am creating Kicad footprints for components I need to know how I am going to mount the output transistors. That means making a decision about which side of the PCB they are soldered to (which side all components … Continue reading

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Kicad Footprints: One step at a time …

See what I did there?  Clever huh.  A bit cheesy so I’m cringing. Making good progress at the moment. I have now finished the schematic and am now creating the Kicad Footprints for the amplifier’s printed circuit board. The first one … Continue reading

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Amp Cabinet Front Layout

I am working on laying out where things go on the front of the amplifier cabinet. What font to use for the legends, where they go, what wording is used. The position of many of the control knobs is set … Continue reading

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Amplifier Cabinet V 3

This image shows the latest thoughts on how the amplifier will look. This has taken ages so the black discs as placeholders for the knobs will have to stay for now – having just learnt Blender (3D image creation and … Continue reading

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