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.

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.…

Phonoekagrapha is Alive

new phonekographa build half complete. two stereo tube phono preamps –  crossfaded onto a stereo bus. 2 other stereo line inputs and a mic amp also feed that stereo bus. the stereo bus can get eqed and metered and set to feed 4 stereo sound system zones. zone 1 is a two way split up…

new building alfredo mixing desk

  been working on this  klangenschmitt alfredo console for a crazy cool jazz musician from wellington. after several months exhaustive designing and planning.  today i got the first two channels completely going and sounding really beautiful. these channels are all tube mic/di/line/two way eq/pultec MB1 line output – preamps.    with neever transistor console mixer…

klangenschmitt spitfire

  ekadek klangenschmitt spitfire console design.10 channel transistor mixer with stereo bus and echo bus. stereo valve eq. stereo varimu tube limiter  stereo tube mix bus amplifier. 4 stereo returns. control room section has 3 speaker amp outputs – headphone send selection and volume , talkback function. an onboard p.a small fat hifi speaker is…

roger eq off to big smoke

off to the big smoke tomorrow . this new roger 3 ways very  flash all transistor dual channel eq. features neve 1081 style 5 frequency high  and  low frequency control stages.  very  fat and sharp . for a deep deep sound. teamed with a freaked out sweeping midrange stage. boost or cut   200hz – 6Khz…

phono roger eq one

ive been experimenting with a valve mag phono stage for a while and have at last nailed it. the mysterious circuit had suspicious boobitraps and ommisions, pfff.   i think by marrying it with the fabulous roger eq one …  your record player can  now drive a truck!   so fat and powerful.  u can pop your…

new product . ROJER EQ1

here’s a new twin channel rojer eq .  a drawing for a new build for an old client .   the 2 way valve eq design was inspired by an american rogers hi fi amplifier that i repaired years ago.   sounded  ahhmazing .. such a really clear sweet hi freq and fat low tight bottom end.…

ferralgrapha results are in

alex got back just today. he is loving his system i reckon. p.s. The Ferralgrapha is bloody excellent mate! I’ve done two recordings so far and even been trying it out in live situations. It treats everything so beautifully! Been getting some really luscious sounds with it. When i have some mixed examples i’ll write…