fugly stack of equalization

top of the heap of these ugly/beauty eq prototypes sits the newest ekadek eq test unit for the  4 channel – stereo mixer kaimaitron. smashing brittle two shelf freqing top end – swishey sweeping midrange – fat booming two shelf freqing bottom end.

kaimaitron keeps evolving

plans on the bench for this colour kaimaitron 4 channel mic/instrument amplifier. all transistor. complete with sweet neveish 3 band equalizers, stereo bus, and simple monitors/headphones control. quite large size 505mmx345mm. big sound and flexibility. perfect for tracking – overdubbing – and mixing.

kaimaitron going stereo

this new 4 channel kaimaitron has extra tricks. each channel can be inserted with processors / fx – switched – and panned thru into a 2 bus.. and along with two further stereo inputs .. has become a beaut stereo mixer. all transistor . has simple monitor control part too so is  a complete small…

ekadek luxury phonozoopa

super hi-fi music mixer. tube / fet / transistor phono amps. sweet neve-ish console equalizer. fat! 1972 neve-ish transistor amps. potentially bitching mic/instrument channel.  playable effects loop for dramatic functionality.  very tricky music/fx cue headphone system.  2 band >80hz< outputs. testimonies of previous phonozoopa incarnations…. Nathan Haines. composer/musician. “It really is something very very special.…

vortex reverberator

this new vortex reverb has obsessive all transistor signal chain.   input amp -bass eq –  germanium power amp (1 watt!)  with beautiful brittle top end tone controlled – it feeds a 3 long spring reverb tank ( or the speaker- lovely sound ) – then a custom fet / transistor  pick up amp –…

zoopacut preamplifier

this ekadek zoopacut controller. it’s function : to final fine control and monitor a stereo program .. sending it thru to a lathe cutting head. also to monitor the phono pickup which might normally be playing back the fresh being-cut cut. the monitoring control department makes proper MIDDLE mixed mono LplusR. and SIDE LminusR diff…

listenator mixer

this new heavy listenator mixer feeds four stereo inputs and a phono amplifier thru a fat transistor mix amp. there is a headphones amplifier and line output amplifier with dim and mute switches to fire up some monitor amp/speakers. each of the five inputs has an auxiliary recording output. all transistor. no chips. bloody gorgeous.…

new phonozoopa mini

getting back to a simple preamp . this PHONOZOOPA-MINI. sweet and fat 4 stage fet-tube-transistor phono preamp. no!chips. all transistor amplifiers thru the line input amp – post Xfader mix amp – 2 stage neve eq – cue output and headphone amplifiers. an astounding sound clear and dynamics like 3D . the pictured mini –…