Pre Laptop Orchestra/Salad Bowl
If you're interested in the Salad Bowl Prototype Group sign up here! The Salad Bowl speaker group will build/think about a previously designed speaker array (Dan Truman's and the researchers at CNMAT) incorporating a cheap/low-cost design using Salad Bowls fromm IKEA!
Everyone one know more than me, so post any/ideas about what we want to accomplish!!!
People/The Round Table
What is the Salad Bowl?
8 40W Shielded Woofer, 8 Ohm $7.5 each*8 = $60
4 2-Channel Speaker Terminals $1 each*4 = $4
2 Reda IKEA Mixing Bowls $5 each *2 = $10
Misc. Bolts/Washers/Attaching Speaker Thingys $5
Heat Shrink => Max Lab
Speaker Wire => Max Lab
Weather Stripping => maybe Max Lab
Amplifier Kit from 41hz.com
What I'm thinking? Dual Amp9 Kits from http://41hz.com/. We might be able to get away with $200 or less?
What's an Amplifier/Why do we need one? Amplifiers boost the incoming audio so the output of the speakers can be loud!!!
What we think we're going to use??? T-amps
What's a T-amp? A type of Class-D amplifier (Integrated circuit chip) made by a company called Tripath...simply a cheap good sounding technology for amplification