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Old 01-12-2011, 11:10 AM
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Still work in progress as the mixer is only temporarily fixed at the moment. Need to move it back a bit and also cut down the bits itís fixed to.


Hi Matt!,

Nice setup man. What model of speakers are those?

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Old 01-12-2011, 11:53 AM
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Hi Matt!,

Nice setup man. What model of speakers are those?

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Hi mate!

They're Century L100s. Not of sure the exact year but think around mid to late 70s.

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Old 01-12-2011, 02:59 PM
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Mattl, that looks awesome! Love the modular design. I second Mister Harrison's request: did you make them or buy them? They look great.

Love the JBL L100 Century, I've got their little brothers, the L36 Decade. Jaysoul, the L100 is a real classic. The studio monitor versions 4310, 4311, and 4312 are similarly classic boxes.
(ps. digging your Boogie mix right now)
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Old 01-12-2011, 03:20 PM
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Thanks for the comments.

They boxes were made for me by a local joiner who a friend knows. We found a box for sale that came in a flat pack and he used that as a template. They're made from thick mdf and are routed, glued and pinned together. He made well over a hundred of them which a few of us have used in a similar way.

Getting them level was quite a job though as the floor is not true so there's a bit of packing underneath the bottom row.
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Hi mate!

They're Century L100s. Not of sure the exact year but think around mid to late 70s.

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receivers are cool too. !!!
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Old 01-23-2011, 06:06 AM
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Finally got round to re-doing the room..still not finished yet though






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Old 01-23-2011, 04:16 PM
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I like the speak n spell, is it circuit-bent? I have one myself.

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Old 01-23-2011, 08:31 PM
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Thanks Adam, no it's not circuit bent yet. Got it as a X-mass present from mate and been meaning to bend it but haven't really had time to look into it yet.
You got any good pages on bends for it?
Sad but I had about as much fun with it as his younger kids did hahah

the other side of the room is a bit more high-tech lol


Also I just cooped a Zoom 1202 for like 30 quid after playing my friends...I was surprized how nice it sounds for such a cheap unit.
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Old 01-24-2011, 07:53 AM
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receivers are cool too. !!!

They are indeed!

I love my Sx-1250.
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Old 01-24-2011, 02:12 PM
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Here's one: http://www.punksynth.com/2010/07/30/...eak-and-spell/

I did mine years ago, when I was in a building frenzy mode lol. It's a cool toy for production. There are a lot on sale on ebay usually and some other weird bends as well. Definitely a cult underground these days...
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Old 01-24-2011, 04:05 PM
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Wicked man, just what I was looking for! So many mods for these..this looks the ticket.

I was round my mates the other day and it's funny..all this nice gear he has like a Doepfer modular system and what am I fascinated by?! A Casio VL-1 while he was bustin out bass lines on the SH-101 hahah

Ashamed to say but I have spent very little time in the studio since doing it...I did poke about in the Speak+Spell and found the pitch point where he almost time stretches what he says if you touch two certain points together and sampled a few words which I stuck over some raw 808
http://www.sendspace.com/file/qyuyjx
Mainly trying to get used to the new monitors and desk..
And more housey' stuff http://www.sendspace.com/file/6gjt3v

I still need to get a few things wired up..if any one has a 40/50m reel of vandamme cable I would be interested.
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Yea I havent really played with mine in a while, been wanting to base a track on it. I recently picked up my favorite classic synth, a Supernova II keyboard, which took me months to hunt down online, that's been my favorite toy as of late but back to the Speak n Spell soon
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Old 01-24-2011, 05:48 PM
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I have spent hours waiting for my speak and spell to say "rhythm" god damn thing just wont! I know it's in there in bank D hahah

I had a Super Nova, nice synths..the II is much better imo
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Old 02-07-2011, 07:42 PM
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I know this is missing the point of your photo entirely, CJ Branda, but man, those stone walls are DOPE!
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Old 02-08-2011, 09:33 AM
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Mmh i follow up that.. Nice Garden,

Nice Stylus,. like mine,
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Old 02-09-2011, 08:21 AM
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mmmm that is a nice garden, mine is a bit smaller http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rsvZ2mNwTXs hahah
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Old 02-09-2011, 04:10 PM
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my Spiritual Advisor.

don't laugh at the stanton (actually made in germany by vermona and not your usual stanton crap)

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my Spiritual Advisor.

don't laugh at the stanton (actually made in germany by vermona and not your usual stanton crap)


Sweet set up! Did you make that rack? BTW cute baby, lol
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Old 02-09-2011, 07:33 PM
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what model stanton is it R-Dub?
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Old 02-09-2011, 07:57 PM
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looks like the djf-1

I had a vermona DAF-1 awhile back,
loved playing with it....
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Old 02-10-2011, 10:20 AM
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Here is my current setup. It combines the best of the old with the best of the new, featuring a newly acquired Bozak, sitting on top of an original Urei 1620. A couple of new Denon 3700 cd players, an NS7, and a couple of old school Technics SL-1100A turntables all playing through a couple of 5" KRK speakers. Headphones are HD-650 on the glass head or HD-25s.


When ever I want better sound, I run the output from the mixer to my vintage hi-fi system featuring a restored Pioneer SX-1250 receiver and a couple of Onyx Mini Strata speakers. I don't know why they call them Mini Stratas since they are 4 feet tall. When the wife starts complaining about the sound, I plug the HD-650s into my homemade tube headphone amp.

The turntable on top of the SX-1250 receiver has been replaced by a SL-1200M5G. Not in the picture is a Logitech Transporter for listening to my Flac files.
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Old 02-10-2011, 03:33 PM
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yes, c-rock, i made the rack. used 3/4 birch plywood.
and yes mistick, it is a djf-1. I've had it for a while now and never
really played around too much with it because of power supply issues.
got that sorted now and finding it pretty fun to use in conjunction with
the GSA isolator. It hooks up off the GSA so i can easily bypass it by turning
the effect switch off on the front panel of the GSA.
BTW, anyone considering a set of meters i'd HIGHLY recommend the Dorrough 20As I have up on top. Absolutely the BEST. i bought an American Audio Db meter from ebay. I opened it up and took one look at it, thru it back in the box and returned it. I scoured Ebay for months for these Dorroughs and finally a pair came up for sale that weren't over $600. And what do ya know, the guy lived in my nieghborhood!! what luck. LOL
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Old 02-10-2011, 03:47 PM
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i got some wohler meter units, like those too

not as big, but still seems pretty good.
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