Audio DIY Projects and other wanderings
I have several DIY projects on the go: some complete, some still
at the planning stage, and some still in bits after years of
The list here includes projects long vanished into the parts recycling
bin, items that make up my current listening system, right up to fantasy
projects that are unlikely to ever get built.
There are discussions of hardware designed and built by other people,
as well as some of my various assorted opinions on related topics.
I have included some links to the pages of a few people whose views
on audio matters I find challenging (in a positive sense!).
Disclaimer - please note that any project details posted on
this site are supplied for general interest only, rather than as
contructional guidelines, and I cannot guarantee their correctness or
Anyone trying to build from them is responsible for their own safety
and for any possible resulting damage to property or to persons.
Another word of warning - I am by training a physicist, not an
engineer, so I maintain that the square root of minus one is i.
This may or may not confuse some engineering types...
Allen Wright's preamplifiers
My remote-controlled solid-state preamplifier project
Other phono stages and preamplifiers
Odd articles (by me)
Some thought-provoking links
Some worthy manufacturers' sites
Online magazines and discussion groups