Beginner’s Guide to Tube Audio Design has 4 ratings and 0 reviews. Book by Rozenblit, Bruce. CONTENTS – Beginner`s Guide to Tube Audio Design by Bruce Rozenblit – code title. CHAPTER 1 – WHAT IS A VACUUM TUBE? First Simplification. : Beginner’s Guide to Tube Audio Design () by Bruce Rozenblit and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books.

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I had to balance providing enough information to be useful but yet not overwhelm the reader. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. As indicated above, this book contains some fairly technical information and Bruce pulls no punches as he launches into the heart of the subject matter from the opening pages.

Michael is currently reading it Feb 11, Welcome to Hificollective, to create an account please register here x. Please try again later. I do recommend this book,but must caution the reader against expecting too much from it. Get to Know Us. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Amazon Roxenblit Fun stories for kids on the go. I absolutely expect the reader to be overwhelmed from time to time when introduced to them.

Jeff rated it really liked it Aug 12, There was a problem filtering reviews right now. In simple language with no unexplained jargon, he steps through the basic types of tubes, what tube characteristics mean, how hube read those funny charts, and understand specifications. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

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Whether this mystique evolved from a lack of commercial availability of certain tube powered amplifiers, especially those of the single-ended variety, or whether tube-based hi-fi naturally lends itself to hobbyist involvement, suffice it to say that there has always been a dedicated underground of amateur audio alchemists pursuing that elusive goal of turning electricity into dezign. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.


Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Budi rated it it was amazing Oct 12, This short book covers construction of tube audio equipment for beginners.

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Illustrated with schematics, Bruce points out some of the more interesting and innovative elements of each. There are dozens beginnrr excellent books available that teach the absolute basics. On the other hand, if you’ve been using tubes for years, can read a schematic, and have assembled several amplifiers or preamplifiers, but never quite understood just what was going on in all that nice circuitry, then Bruce’s book rozejblit unveil all the mysteries of amplification which you have wondered about all this time.

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Set up a giveaway. Many concepts used in electronics are very abstract and difficult to rationalize. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Share your thoughts with other customers. Buy the selected items together This item: Return to Book Page. In simple language with no unexplined jargon, he steps through the basic types of tubes, what tube characstics mean, how to read those funny charts, and understand specifications.

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. The first chapter, “What is a vacuum tube”, was quite understandable and included a bit more info than I found on the internet. Most of it keeps going over my head, but its not the books fault. I have been working with electronics since I was 10 years old and it is so easy to take things for granted.

It is a “teaching book,” a design reference, not a cookbook of recipies. Tube-based audio has always had a do-it-yourself DIY aura about it.

Beginner’s guide to tube audio design.

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads begiinner. Next, the author walks the reader through power rozenblig for the amplifier dealing with how power supplies work, how to build regulated supply types, all you’ll need to know about the variety of power designs, and how to use each of the components needed in them.

I tried my darndest to provide a simple explanation for every term and concept used and felt I was successful at that task. Beranga marked it as to-read Mar 25, Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Book by Rozenblit, Bruce. Chapters on output stages and transformers, power supplies and voltage regulators, and stability networks round out the design portion of this book. Author Rozenblit starts with a simple, clear explanation of what eesign vacuum tube is, and how it works.

In time, with some effort, they will become clear. Perhaps sensing this dearth of readily available materials, Bruce Rozenblit, President and Chief Designer of Transcendent Sound a high end amplifier manufacturer has just published an informative book on the subject of tube audio entitled Beginner’s Guide to Tube Audio Design.

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Given the fairly technical nature of much of the information presented, this “hands on” approach would certainly appear be most helpful in fully understanding this material.

Books by Bruce Rozenblit. My main nitpick is the resource section in the back. Tube circuitry vruce much easier to work begijner than transistors. From there, Bruce devotes chapters to simple gain stages, negative feedback, single stage feedback circuits, and multistage basics, each illustrated with numerous charts and diagrams.