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How to Solder – Comic Book Guide

By | April 13th, 2011|Categories: DIY AUDIOFILE|Tags: |

There are a number of great soldering tutorials already available via the internet in the form of videos and webpages and today I came across another great soldering guide – this one packaged in a comic book format (see below for PDF download link).

The great new seven page comic book guide about how to solder has been put together by Mitch Altman (Cornfield Electronics) , Andie Nordgren and Jeff Keyzer (Mighty Ohm).  The comic book guide is based on the popular one-page soldering guide below that Andie and Mitch made last year.… Read the full article

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Feastrex NF-5 and NF-5ex Drivers at SSI 2011

By | April 8th, 2011|Categories: DIY AUDIOFILE|Tags: , , |

We are big fans of single full-range driver loud speakers so we were excited to check out the Feastrex drivers. Michael Tang of Mike Tang Audio is importing the Japanese Feastrex NF-5 and NF-5EX drivers into Canada and had them on display at the show.


The 5″ Feastrex NF-5 ($2000CDN, shown above) uses a large Alnico magnet.  The handmade cones are made from Japanese Washi paper (a higher density fibrous paper) which is impressed in a spiral pattern with embossed ridges.  The drivers surround is made from lamb skin.Read the full article

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