August Issue

Articles by Anthony Lucas

Selecting Speakers for Two-Rock

March 11, 2008
This month, we were able to speak with Joe Mloganoski, of K & M Analog Designs, LLC, about the process of designing Two-Rock amps and their speaker selection process.
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Speaker Selection, According to Zinky

January 9, 2008
In our continuing series on speaker selection, we’ve talked with numerous amp builders about how they view the role of speakers within their designs. This month I spoke with
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Carr Amplifiers’ Speaker Selection

December 11, 2007
This month, I spoke with Steve Carr, founder and designer of Carr Amplifiers, about his amplifiers and the speaker selection process. What’s your process for creating a new amplifier?
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Behind Budda

November 9, 2007
When it comes to guitar tone, it’s not just about the amp – the speakers also have a profound effect on how that tone comes out. Manufacturers are certainly aware
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Genz Benz Start to Finish

September 10, 2007
This month we get an amp company’s perspective on design and speaker selection from Jeff Genzler, founder of Genz Benz. Approaching new amp design involves several criteria. Roger Hart (Product
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Speaker Parameters, Pt. 3

August 8, 2007
DIY cabinet design.
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Cabinet Design

July 11, 2007
Optimizing the Performance of Custom Boxes
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Speaker Parameters, Part 3

June 12, 2007
The goal is to help you use speaker data in selecting speakers and (for the increasing number of DIY’ers), designing your cabinets.
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More Speaker Parameters Explained

May 14, 2007
The Q parameters are very important in cabinet design. They represent measurements related to the control of a speaker’s suspension when it reaches the resonant frequency
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Speaker Parameters

April 12, 2007
I believe that developing guitar speakers and, for the player, deciding what speaker to use is more of an art than a science.
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