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Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 51
Views: 1,499
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Victory Sonics 4-Channel tube preamp in custom chassis

Sorry for taking so long to post an update on this, I've been busy.

I have been working on this though, but I don't think I'm able to offer these for sale at a palatable price, even for a GB. It...
Forum: General Car Audio Discussion 10-27-2014
Replies: 88
Views: 2,937
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Dynaudio's end of an era?

How many knew Kef has been Chinese owned for years, and apparently at least some of their products are made in China? Yet no one is decrying the loss of quality/panache with Kef, so maybe there is...
Forum: DIY Music Forum 10-27-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 687
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Question, those of you w/ hundreds or more albums on flac

I can send you an Excel list, but I have a feeling it'll be a little too mainstream for your tastes. I have lots of classic rock, prog, 80's metal, and very little hiphop, electonica, industrial et...
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 10-27-2014
Replies: 51
Views: 1,499
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Victory Sonics 4-Channel tube preamp in custom chassis

Alright, I hear what you guys want. I thought an on/off switch would have been nice to have, but oh well. One thing I will likely change is eliminating the vents in the transformer cap. That was a...
Forum: DIY Music Forum 10-27-2014
Replies: 17
Views: 687
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Question, those of you w/ hundreds or more albums on flac

Looking for anything in particular? I have over 1800 CD's, all ripped to lossless. If I have it, I can send you a dropbox link.
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 10-27-2014
Replies: 51
Views: 1,499
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Victory Sonics 4-Channel tube preamp in custom chassis

I'm working on it. I'm actually making another chassis start to finish so I can get a better idea of how much effort & cost is associated, since the first one went through a couple of...
Forum: General Car Audio Discussion 10-25-2014
Replies: 88
Views: 2,937
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Dynaudio's end of an era?

Wha???!!!?? I just went out and bought these Dyn floorstanders yesterday and now they're devalued because everyone knows the Chinese will run the brand into the toilet? At least I'll make to note...
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 10-02-2014
Replies: 51
Views: 1,499
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Victory Sonics 4-Channel tube preamp in custom chassis

Sorry, yes I do remember now giving you that response before. I'll look into some numbers for these. Curious to see your upcoming amp board, I might buy one.
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 10-01-2014
Replies: 51
Views: 1,499
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Victory Sonics 4-Channel tube preamp in custom chassis

This thing is sold, thanks all for the compliments, it was fun and good practice to hone my amateur machining skills.

I've had several inquiries about making more of these (I'm pretty sure you...
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 09-29-2014
Replies: 51
Views: 1,499
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Victory Sonics 4-Channel tube preamp in custom chassis

Yes, you were the one who suggested the finish scheme, thanks. If I was doing it over, I'd probably reverse the colors, with black top & bottom plates. I was looking for the MS-8 for my nephew but he...
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 09-28-2014
Replies: 51
Views: 1,499
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Victory Sonics 4-Channel tube preamp in custom chassis

Bump. My buyer changed their mind, and it took me a while to get this plated, but here it is finished and back up for sale. The top and bottom are brushed nickel plate and everything else is black...
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 09-01-2014
Replies: 51
Views: 1,499
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Victory Sonics 4-Channel tube preamp in custom chassis

Also, for the buyer who is willing to wait...

For free, I can send the amp in a batch of parts going for outside process at work. Finish options would be:
- Anodize (decorative clear or black)...
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 09-01-2014
Replies: 51
Views: 1,499
Posted By ISTundra
Arrow Victory Sonics 4-Channel tube preamp in custom chassis

Product Brand & Model:
Victory Sonics 4-channel tube preamp in a custom chassis

Condition of all items:
Functional: 10/10, raw custom case has a few blemishes/scratches that can easily be...
Forum: Fabrication, Tools & Tricks of the trade 07-08-2014
Replies: 11
Views: 271
Posted By ISTundra
Re: aluminim strength expert needed

I spec and use Al every day in equipment design. For what you're doing, 1/8" should be plenty thick & rigid enough for what you're trying to accomplish. As others have mentioned,an underside rib or...
Forum: Fabrication, Tools & Tricks of the trade 06-30-2014
Replies: 18
Views: 713
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Running 1/0 Wire Under Car

I ran my 0ga wiring under my truck in non-metallic flexible conduit from Home Depot and inside & along the frame rails. Worked great. There weren't a lot of places to zip tie it to but used whatever...
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 06-19-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

I think that is what I might want but I suppose I'd need to see it on the board. It seems like the gain pot location may interfere with pressing an RCA fully onto the end socket?

What about...
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 06-19-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

Phass 4-channel amp with tubes in the preamp stage.
http://i.imgur.com/nwNBi2s.jpg
These tubes are 6N3P, the EH's are more durable as you noted. The vintage tubes in my amp are Western Electric...
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 06-19-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

Hmm... never thought about it before, but the cautions about horizontally mounted tubes could be legit.

I have a tube amp in my install now where the tubes are horizontally mounted in the amp. In...
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 06-03-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

I don't ever get over the Bellbrook way. My business visits are actually in Cinci, just sometimes fly into DAY to avoid the fare rape at CVG.
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 06-03-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

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I frequently pass through Dayton on business, always make a point to stop at Jim's Donut Shop.
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 06-03-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

Here's a couple of gut shots, damn sun's a little bright right now. Where is irf510?

http://i.imgur.com/iUQ0d8E.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/0SKFZIL.jpg
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 06-03-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

I'll post more pics tonight. It's actually 8 pieces, bottom, 2 ends, connector side panel, other side panel, top plate, piece over transformer and tall caps, and recessed cutouts around tubes. And...
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 06-02-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

Finally getting close to finishing off the case. I have a few gaps and fit issues to clean up, and then decide on the finish (paint, polish, or anodize). Overall, I think it turned out decent.
...
Forum: General Car Audio Discussion 05-26-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 532
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Reviews and Possible WTB: Pioneer Midrange TS-S062PRS

You're right, just checked my old PM's. I sold them to Scion1403 originally. I've seen all my old stage 4 gear get sold & resold on this forum.

TBH, I haven't heard any tweeterless setup that...
Forum: General Car Audio Discussion 05-26-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 532
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Reviews and Possible WTB: Pioneer Midrange TS-S062PRS

^^^ I think you bought that from me? So you ran it tweeterless?
Forum: General Car Audio Discussion 05-26-2014
Replies: 8
Views: 532
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Reviews and Possible WTB: Pioneer Midrange TS-S062PRS

It's been a while back now, but I had this midrange (along with the rest of the Stage 4 set). For its size, I liked it quite well. I thought it had kind of an energetic sound, not very laid back but...
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 05-21-2014
Replies: 1
Views: 319
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Audioengine Computer Audio Gear

Bump with price adjustments

$130 for the N22 amp
$80 for the W3 wireless

$185 for both, shipping included in all prices
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 05-17-2014
Replies: 1
Views: 319
Posted By ISTundra
Arrow Audioengine Computer Audio Gear

Product Brand & Model:
1. Audioengine N22 Amplifier
2. Audioengine W3 Wireless DAC

Condition of all items:
1. 9.5/10 spotless
2. 9.510 spotless

Total Price: :
1. $135 shipped
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 05-17-2014
Replies: 22
Views: 490
Posted By ISTundra
Re: where to find slotted alu extrusion

I'm interested. Can you post some pics/info in your preamp thread?
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 05-17-2014
Replies: 22
Views: 490
Posted By ISTundra
Re: where to find slotted alu extrusion

How about a credit towards a future upgrade to my tube preamp instead? I'm curious about the magic eye tube thing you showed in your preamp thread.

Here's another corner profile, larger but with a...
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 05-17-2014
Replies: 22
Views: 490
Posted By ISTundra
Re: where to find slotted alu extrusion

I'm pretty sure this is exactly what you're showing in your pics

Techno Linear Motion Components – enclosure profiles, enclosure corners; 16x16....
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 05-10-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

Not much, dealing with food poisoning the past few days. I did simplify the case design to reduce machining and material cost, at least for the first one to see how it turns out.
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 05-06-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

As it's shown, it's $52 in materials for the solid chunk plus the thin bottom plate. It would be cheaper to make separate side pieces but wouldn't look as clean either.

I have a concept for a...
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 05-06-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 666
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Scanspeak 12MU/4731's BNIB

Sale in process to Skizer
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 05-06-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

Let me get the first one made and then will have a better feel for how much cost is in it. As I mentioned, this isn't really a low dollar design but I wanted something that would look good in a...
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 05-06-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

This isn't really a low cost case design, but I think I'm going to keep this in my home stereo chain for now so I want it to look a little more refined design-wise.
I can bolt on a tube cage later...
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 05-05-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 666
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Scanspeak 12MU/4731's BNIB

Bump for pics
http://i.imgur.com/WRN7E5A.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/ZGSVgzb.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/D7x9hYe.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/9UL8QPD.jpg



As an added bonus... I'll throw in a 3rd...
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 05-02-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 05-01-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

I've been listening to mine in my home audio setup for the past few days. Gotta admit it sounds pretty nice and is a good deal at the price Vic is selling them for. I've been working on a couple of...
Forum: Car Audio Classifieds 04-29-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 666
Posted By ISTundra
Arrow Scanspeak 12MU/4731's BNIB

Product Brand & Model:
Scanspeak 12MU/4731 4" midrange

Condition of all items:
Brand new in box

Total Price: :
$470 shipped, CONUS only

Shipping Terms: :
Forum: Fabrication, Tools & Tricks of the trade 04-25-2014
Replies: 39
Views: 2,377
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tweeter pods

Thus my comment upthread that IMO it's not worth the effort & complication of creating an adjustable angle mounting stem. Just figure out what angle you want and make a simpler fixed mount stem that...
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 04-25-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

Received mine today, hefty and looks to be well-built. I plan to try it in my truck eventually but I'm already using a tube amp in that install, so to get some initial impressions I'll be inserting...
Forum: Fabrication, Tools & Tricks of the trade 04-25-2014
Replies: 39
Views: 2,377
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tweeter pods

Have you used the Shok pods? Because that mounting stem... yes it's a clean adjustable design, but they are a real PITA to adjust. At least the set I have is. You have to remove the tweeter to make...
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 04-22-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

Check your PM's from yesterday. I'm ready to buy one
Forum: System Design - Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car 04-19-2014
Replies: 57
Views: 3,406
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Are HAT Legatia really worth 10 times the price?

I made a comment upthread regarding HAT's retail pricing, but Scott mentioned something in his post above that reminded me of the value of the support that comes along with that pricing. At one time,...
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 04-17-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

^^^ Interesting... I never noticed there was sperm inside tubes before
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 04-15-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

Hmm... maybe a dumb question, but can you bridge the input & outputs on that 4 channel and use it as a 2 channel? If so, maybe I should just buy one of these now and develop a case for it.
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 04-14-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

We have Altium Designer at work so I could use that to export the SVG as a DXF to bring it into Solidworks for a case layout.
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 04-14-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

HU = 5V
DAC = 2V

I'll share whatever case design I come up with. With a PCB layout or even a dead board I could start modeling something.
Forum: Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion 04-14-2014
Replies: 786
Views: 24,611
Posted By ISTundra
Re: Tube Preamps for mobile installations.

In for the 2ch version when it's available. Going to challenge myself to come up with a nice case design for it.
I plan to try it both in truck and also in my computer audio setup, between my...
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