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  1. Gene Ballzz replied to the thread If Hendrix was at his peak in 2020....

    I'm also 65 and the words you typed are the absolute Gospel Truth! Besides his uncanny musical genius, he was right on the cusp of...

    Jul 11, 2020 at 1:04 PM
  2. Gene Ballzz replied to the thread If Hendrix was at his peak in 2020....

    No matter what the gear was, one key aspect that influenced his style and ability was those mutantly long fingers! His fingers could...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 11:13 AM
  3. Gene Ballzz replied to the thread Simple Attenuators - Design And Testing.

    Thanks @JohnH for clarifying that. It confirms, at least in my mind, that I'm only partially full of poo! Thanks Again, Gene

    Jul 9, 2020 at 8:46 PM
  4. Gene Ballzz replied to the thread Simple Attenuators - Design And Testing.

    @Freddy G & @JohnH Let me see if I've got my understanding correct? A) The minimum amount of attenuation that allows effective use of...

    Jul 9, 2020 at 1:03 PM
  5. Gene Ballzz replied to the thread Simple Attenuators - Design And Testing.

    Freddy G is a highly experienced and advanced recording/studio/live sound engineer and likely has access to measurement accuracy that...

    Jul 7, 2020 at 5:06 PM
  6. Gene Ballzz replied to the thread Simple Attenuators - Design And Testing.

    Funny you should mention that. I have experienced similar "artifacts" but only under somewhat extreme attenuation (-10db/-14db or more)...

    Jul 7, 2020 at 4:22 PM
  7. Gene Ballzz replied to the thread Simple Attenuators - Design And Testing.

    @Freddy G That's one of the reasons I've avoided the extra bells & whistles of "full bypass" combined with the bypass of the reactive...

    Jul 7, 2020 at 3:13 PM
  8. Gene Ballzz replied to the thread Simple Attenuators - Design And Testing.

    @Freddy G Given that I've only built straight 16 ohm units without that elaborate switching at the output jacks I'm a bit stumped. The...

    Jul 6, 2020 at 4:00 PM
  9. Gene Ballzz replied to the thread Simple Attenuators - Design And Testing.

    @Freddy G I realize you are likely itchin' to get strippin', drillin', mountin' & screwin', along with warmin' up yer solderin' iron....

    Jul 6, 2020 at 2:23 PM
  10. Gene Ballzz replied to the thread Simple Attenuators - Design And Testing.

    Hey @Freddy G LOL! Switch scematics throw my mind into a tailspin also! :scratch: One of the things that can add to the confusion is...

    Jul 6, 2020 at 1:00 PM
  11. Gene Ballzz replied to the thread Marshall SV20h.

    WORD! 'Nuff Said, Gene

    Jul 5, 2020