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ELMA switches have arrived!

ELMA switches have arrived!

To get as close to the original design of the Neve 33609 as I possibly can, I chose to use original threshold and gain switches. The type that is used is ELMA 04-1130. But after a long search across the internet, [...]

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Lazy sunday easy repair jobs

Lazy sunday easy repair jobs

While doing a show for live national tv the performing artist of residence (known as Danny Vera; professional  nice guy and artist) had troubles with his multipower supply of his guitar rig. It turned out that the supply wouldn't give any [...]

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Adding midi to my Casio SA-1

Adding midi to my Casio SA-1

I absolutely love the lowtech, bitcrushed, mid eighties sounds of cheap plastic keyboards. This Casio SA-1 is one of those. I have this keyboard for years now (I believe I bought it back in 1990, wauw, that's a long way back...) [...]

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Building a Neve 33609 compressor/limiter

Building a Neve 33609 compressor/limiter

I've been making time for this project for ages now. But there has been just a thousand projects in the mean time which had to be finished first. ;-) So, after building my GSSL, which is awesome, it's now time for this monster. [...]

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My DIY GSSL compressor

My DIY GSSL compressor

This puppy was made in 2009. Still going strong, I might add. It's a nice piece of work. It sounds brilliant! If you put audio at the inputs and no compression is done yet, you can feel the 'silk' screen [...]

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