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Dave Ives

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Other... | A B Open

I look after production at AB Open. In my spare time I do a bit of DJing. I like tinkering and making things.

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Dave Ives

Projects

3 weeks ago

Building a Portable 12V Sound System

In a series of Designspark articles, I have outlined my creation of a stylish, great sounding, portable 12 Volt sound system. In this Project post, I give a more detailed break down of how the system was put together.

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Projects

1 month ago

Summer Sounds - Building a 12 Volt Sound System for Outdoor Use Part 3: Amplification and the Finishing Touches.

Audio path and DC wiring, adding a voltage regulator, and testing.

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Projects

1 month ago

Summer Sounds - Building a 12 Volt Sound System for Outdoor Use Part 2: Assembling the Cabinets

Gluing, painting and fitting components In the first part of this series of blogs I set out my

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Projects

2 months ago

Summer Sounds - Building a 12 Volt Sound System for Outdoor Use Part 1: Introduction

A highly portable and efficient PA system for use with the Red Tin DJ system at music festivals.

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Projects

3 months ago

Building a Portable DJ System into a Traditional Red Metal Toolbox Part 4: Adding a Cold Cathode Tube VU Meter

Adding a Cold Cathode Tube VU Meter for extra visual impact

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Projects

4 months ago

Building a Portable DJ System into a Traditional Red Metal Toolbox Part 3: A Stereo Korg Nutube Pre-Amp

Adding a dual-channel “Nutube” pre-amp to the Red Tin to achieve a warm sound when playing digital music.

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Internet of Things

4 months ago

Installing Node-RED on a Synology NAS

Setting up Node-RED and getting data from a Things Node connected to The Things Network

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Projects

4 months ago

Building a Portable DJ System into Traditional Red Metal Toolbox, Part 2: I’ve Got the Power!

Building a neat 12v power distribution system.

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Projects

5 months ago

Building a Portable DJ System into a Traditional Red Metal Toolbox

Part 1: How the “Red Tin” came about and starting the Version 3 build.

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Experimenting with All Things Talk and The Things Node

An update on the LoRaWAN sensor project to measure the outdoor temperature.

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Setting up The Things Node to help you get dressed in the morning

A beginners experience of utilising LoRaWan and The Things Network to monitor outside

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