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Title:
Audio reality : myths debunked, truths revealed
Author:
Rozenblit, Bruce.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Kansas City, MO : Transcendent Sound, Inc., [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
128 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780966961102
Format :
Book

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Central Library TK7872.A5 R69 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Author Notes

Author Bruce Rozenblit is an electrical engineer, B.S.E.E., and patent recipient who owns and operates Transcendent Sound, Inc.


Table of Contents

What's This Book About?p. 7
My Philosophyp. 9
What Makes Good Sound?p. 10
Part 1 Audio Science
Audio Sciencep. 15
Electricityp. 16
Conductivity and Resistivityp. 21
Conductors and Connectionsp. 22
Insulatorsp. 25
Capacitancep. 26
Inductancep. 27
Skin Effectp. 29
Reactive Networksp. 30
Impedancep. 33
The Decibelp. 34
Filtersp. 35
Real versus Reactive Powerp. 35
Interconnects and Groundingp. 36
Balanced Linesp. 39
Transmission Linesp. 41
Bi-Wiring Speaker Cablesp. 42
Power Supply Equipmentp. 43
Power Cordsp. 43
Isolation Transformersp. 44
Damping Systemsp. 45
Component Compatibilityp. 48
Voltage Drive Compatibilityp. 48
Speaker Compatibilityp. 49
Vacuum Tubesp. 50
Feedback and Imagingp. 52
Servo Systemsp. 54
Acousticsp. 54
Apparent Loudnessp. 57
Dymanic Rangep. 58
Maskingp. 58
Conclusion to Part Onep. 59
Part 2 Projects
What Do You Need to Know?p. 63
Machining a Chassisp. 64
Mounting of Componentsp. 65
Wiringp. 65
The Transcendent OTLp. 69
Checkoutp. 78
Grouded Grid Preampp. 83
Checkoutp. 85
Super Compact 150 Watt Amplifierp. 89
Checkoutp. 93
Single-Ended with Slamp. 97
Checkoutp. 101
Grounded Grid Cascode Phono Preampp. 105
Checkoutp. 107
My OTL Patentp. 111
Conclusionp. 121

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