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Burning Amp Festival - October 17, 2015

PostPosted: June 24th, 2015, 11:52 pm
by amb
After a hiatus in 2014, Burning Amp Festival is back for 2015!

According to Variac at diyaudio.com (Mark Cronander, organizer of BAF):

Variac wrote:The Burning Amp Festival will be in Silicon Valley this year!!!
Interana​​ Headquarters, 3rd floor Evernote Building,
305 Walnut St. ​3rd floor, ​Redwood City, CA 94063 in Silicon Valley.
Saturday October 17th, 2015, 10AM to 10PM ​

​This ​big ​new venue allows more listening rooms​ for many more systems to audition so we are asking exhibitors to demo their previous​ly built and shown​ ​DIY ​components along with their latest creations​. We want DIY turntables, Tube amps, Pass amps, Self amps, Amps designed by your Self. Speakers of all types! I'll start another thread for organizing systems..

​Nelson Pass will ​present his latest breakthrough, plus 3 other presentations. Siegfried Linkwitz will demo his LS Studio Speaker system with miniDSP crossovers and Bruno Putzey's Hypex amps all day​.​ ​

We'll get all the rooms organized in the next couple of months so we all know what will be where,

Food and Snacks provided, Lunch available. Exhibitors please arrive by 9AM, Reception at 8PM Hang out with the stars...

More information at www.burningamp.org.
Or contact Mark Cronander at mark.diyaudio at gmail dot com

For those who are new here, Burning Amp Festival is the premier DIY audio event. People travel from all over the world to attend this. Audio luminaries such as Nelson Pass, Siegfried Linkwitz and others usually host interesting presentations and demos, and there will be a lot of DIY gear on display.

I recommend any audio DIYer to consider attending, even if you have to travel. You won't regret it. I will of course be there!

Re: Burning Amp Festival - October 17, 2015

PostPosted: June 24th, 2015, 11:57 pm
by amb
The diyaudio.com thread for this year's Burning Amp Festival is here:
http://www.diyaudio.com/forums/clubs-ev ... -17th.html

Re: Burning Amp Festival - October 17, 2015

PostPosted: September 17th, 2015, 3:14 am
by amb
Just a heads up. Burning Amp Festival 2015 is exactly one month from today!

Re: Burning Amp Festival - October 17, 2015

PostPosted: October 12th, 2015, 1:43 pm
by amb
Burning Amp Festival is this coming Saturday!

If everything goes as planned, there will be a AMB-only room featuring the Audio Artistry CBT36 line array speakers, Sunfire powered subwoofers, β24 power amp, Hafler DH-220 power amps, γ3 DAC, Behringer DCX-2496 DSP crossover, and much more!

I will be demo'ing some high-resolution recordings and other great music via a computer-audio setup.

Not to be missed!

Re: Burning Amp Festival - October 17, 2015

PostPosted: October 13th, 2015, 2:09 am
by amb
Read this: Stereophile magazine's pre-show writeup about Burning Amp 2015

I am surprised to be mentioned as one of the "big three" next to Nelson Pass and Sigfried Linkwitz. :ugeek:

Re: Burning Amp Festival - October 17, 2015

PostPosted: October 13th, 2015, 7:52 am
by linux-works
I'm busy getting my half hour presentation ready ;)

and yet, I still have one more physical build to finsh (chassis and wiring) and more software still left to write.

I'm up at 10am and will have all my arduino goodies there, that I've been working on (and posting pics of) during the last year.

current item, if I can get the chassis done in time, is an hdmi switch. transplanting a very nice 4k-capable hdmi switch to a new box and adding the arduino/zigbee remote control stuff so its part of the audio/video automation network.

Re: Burning Amp Festival - October 17, 2015

PostPosted: October 17th, 2015, 12:14 am
by amb
Burning Amp Festival starts in the morning! Come visit Oersted room, the AMB room.

Re: Burning Amp Festival - October 17, 2015

PostPosted: October 18th, 2015, 1:03 am
by amb
A gallery of photos I took is up:

Burning Amp Festival 2015

Enjoy!

P.S. I heard Variac (Mark Cronander, the organizer-in-chief) mention that some 278 people attended. That makes it the biggest BAF ever!

Re: Burning Amp Festival - October 17, 2015

PostPosted: October 18th, 2015, 9:18 am
by amb
Here's a photo gallery of BAF 2015 from Russ Button:

http://russbutton.com/Russ/audio/2015BurningAmp/

Re: Burning Amp Festival - October 17, 2015

PostPosted: October 18th, 2015, 3:47 pm
by linux-works
link to the ppt slides I used for my half hour presentation:

(Arduino-based-Remote-Controls_final.pdf)


http://www.netstuff.org/ba_2015/Arduino ... _final.pdf