Broadcasters' Desktop Resource
... edited by Barry Mishkind - the Eclectic Engineer
Practical Solutions and Tech Tips from the
A growing Knowledge Base where we share
“B” Battery Problem -
10/5/16 - Keeping
that Nems-Clarke 120B working.
a Replacement Power Supply for a Behringer Mixer - Gary
8/28/16 - Sometimes
a part is just hard to find - but can be found.
A Clever Way to
Reset an Audio Chain - Dave Mandelbaum
3/22/16 - Using simple tools
to save a lot of mileage.
Checking it Out: The DME IFB Controller - Burt Weiner
6/8/15 - Add a simple but
versatile IFB to most any console.
Power Outage can Break an STL - Kevin Kidd
11/6/14 - A situation where a
power problem can reveal bigger issues.
Checking it Out: SmartKey Padlocks Solve Site Security Problem -
9/25/14 - A good way to
reduce the key count.
Before and After -
Improving the way things work
Tower Lighting Systems - Richard Rudman
- Properly wiring those sample
Soldering 101: Making a Solid Connection - Dave Dunsmoor
- A primer on making good solder joints.
Salvaged Parts Make A
Useful Current Sampler
- Stephen Rutherford
- Saving and reusing parts can bring
A Relay Expander
Solves Multi-Station EAS Problems - Dave Mandelbaum
- When you need a way to switch digital
track of coax and other lines - Clay Freinwald
- A way to make sorting out what goes where
Winter Gremlins - Rolin Lintag
Dealing with static buildup without
spending a dime.
Inexpensive Temperature Alarm - Richard Rudman
Stop worrying about unknown temperature
makes small project PCBs easy -
Taking a small project schematic to the
Modification on an FIM-21 Allows use of AA or D Batteries -
Solving one problem adds flexibility to
an industry workhorse.
The Cheap Channel:
Great Deals to Stretch Your Budget - Dana Puopolo
Earbuds good enough for Evaluating Audio.
great Class T Audio Amplifiers that will not break the bank.
Low cost earbuds that rock and another really cheap phone service.
Amplifiers and such at bargain prices.
Rebuilding a JBL 4301B speaker cone - Alan Alsobrook
- A video tutorial makes it easy - and
Serious Cash Repairing a Comtech Dish Mount - Alan Alsobrook
Dealing with a feed horn mount that has reached its end of life.
Channel's ERT Restores Signal to Dickinson, ND
- When a Disaster Plan comes together
Adjusting a Harris 30 Amp Motor Driven Contactor
- Some help for those with balky
Checking it Out:
Broadcast RBRX1 - Robert Reymont
- A high performance tuner for studio,
transmitter or translator sites.
Low-Cost Monitor Mount - Jonathan Bowen
- Mounting a monitor without spending a
lot of cash.
Testing UPS Batteries - John Stortz
- Do it yourself battery evaluation
Audio Pads Made Easy - Mike
- A easy way to build H-Pads, T-Pads,
year problem on a Sine Systems RFC-1/B Remote control
Without the firmware update, be sure
your remote is not in the year 2000.
Throught the Wire Maze -
Here is how to light your way.
Electrolytics in Tight Spaces - Scott Todd
What you can do when the parts do not fit
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