I worked with someone who had two sound-absorbing pillars in the corners of his
office. Of course, he’d just recorded his 8th or 11th album, depending on how
you count, and he’d produced the latest one. Mitch Easter was busy this time.
I’m not nearly that picky and have some hearing loss by now, but I still miss
my baby Magnaplanars (SMGa).
Need to write up my cheap-ham amp & speaker setup after I have a few more miles
http://observer.wunderwood.org/ (my blog)
> On Oct 17, 2016, at 8:15 PM, Jim Brown <j...@audiosystemsgroup.com> wrote:
> On Mon,10/17/2016 7:56 PM, Ron D'Eau Claire wrote:
>> Of course the room in which the speaker is used has a huge effect too.
> When you're sitting right in front of a loudspeaker you're in its near field.
> That causes what you hear to be dominated by direct sound from the
> loudspeaker. The loudspeaker(s) excites the room, but you're so close to the
> loudspeaker that you don't hear the room response. Most recording studios
> have a pair of high quality loudspeakers mounted on top of the console for
> exactly that purpose. They also have a larger pair that DOES excite the room.
>> I dread to think we'd require anechoic chambers for Hamshacks!
> Anechoic chambers are TEST environments, they are lousy listening
> On Mon,10/17/2016 7:26 PM, Doug Person wrote:
>> A good audio setup will amaze you when you talk to another properly adjusted
>> radio with a good microphone.
> All it takes for excellent receive sound quality is a decent pair of
> headphones. The CM500, Sony MDR7506, and Etymotic Research ER4 are excellent
> choices. There are other good choices, but these are well established, widely
> available, and not expensive. All are VERY comfortable for LOOONG contest
> weekends (although comfort in the ER4 depends on matching the ear piece to
> your ear).
> 73, Jim K9YC
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