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Burning Amp 2018

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Burning Amp 2018
« on: 1 Jul 2018, 12:33 pm »
Come Experience DIY Audio at Burning Amp 2018 : SUN SEP 30 : Ft. Mason, San Francisco CA

WHEN: 9am until 7pm, SUN SEP 30, 2018
WHERE: Fort Mason Building C on second floor, Ft. Mason Firehouse, San Francisco USA (see directions, below for more info)

BurningAmp : The annual audio DIY event at Fort Mason, San Francisco CA for audiophiles who make their own equipment, components for amps, speakers, and parts.
NOTE: the BurningAmp website link above is currently displaying last year's event...it will soon be updated for BA'18

TICKETS ARE CASH ONLY
. ADMISSION: $20
. RAFFLE TIX: TBD
. LUNCH: $10

NOTE: For fresh produce and other healthy food options, check out the Fort Mason Farmer's Market going on in the parking lot until 1PM!

NEAREST ATM:
There is an ATM located in the Safeway across from the Gatehouse entrance at Marina and Laguna.


DIRECTIONS TO VENUE:
Get yourself to the corner of Marina Blvd and Buchanan St. in San Francisco (labeled as "Lower Fort Mason Entrance" on the map at link below). Drive onto the Fort Mason grounds, immediately bear right, and proceed through a small parking area to a booth across from the Gatehouse where you must pay for parking ($14/day). Using the map at the link below, navigate to Building C (located on the map just below the "M" of "Fort Mason Center" in green text). Enter Building C via the foyer off of the loading dock that is midway along the building on the side towards Building D. Take the elevator or stairs (at back of foyer) up to the second floor. Tickets will be for sale in the second floor lobby at the entrance to the event. The talks will be held in the Firehouse building, a short walk away just past Pier 3.

FORT MASON MAP:
http://www.parksconservancy.org/asse...-mason-map.pdf

MAKE SURE TO COME EARLY TO SECURE A SPOT NEAR THE EVENT IN THE FORT MASON CENTER PARKING LOT!

WHAT'S HAPPENING AT BURNING AMP 2018:
Come check out what is happening in DIY Audio at Burning Amp 2018! Bring your own projects to exhibit or just come to mingle with other DIYers and listen to talks. EVERYONE WHO BRINGS ONE OR MORE DIY PROJECTS TO SHOW IN THE DEMO ROOMS WILL GET FREE ADMISSION!

We will again have tech/design talks in the Firehouse given by Nelson Pass, Wayne Colburn (Pass Labs) and Roger Modjeski (Berkeley HiFi School). Titles TBA.

More info to come soon, but get those speakers and amps projects going, folks! Even if you don't bring a project, show up for music via creative electron hijinx!

leica m3

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Re: Burning Amp 2018
« Reply #1 on: 28 Aug 2018, 02:27 am »
Only five more weeks, anybody planning on attending?

RPM123

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Re: Burning Amp 2018
« Reply #2 on: 28 Aug 2018, 04:13 pm »

leica m3

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Re: Burning Amp 2018
« Reply #3 on: 15 Sep 2018, 01:37 am »
Only two more weeks! I will be demonstrating a pair of Ampex 6973 mono blocks, Bottlehead Submissive-passive preamp and a pair of Allison CD-6 speakers.

leica m3

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Re: Burning Amp 2018
« Reply #4 on: 22 Sep 2018, 04:39 pm »
One more week! Pete Millet will be there showing his 50 watt DIY hybrid amp, using Korg Nutube as a front end, JFET phase splitter, driving a self-oscillating class-D chip from MPS.

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Re: Burning Amp 2018
« Reply #5 on: 26 Sep 2018, 03:02 pm »
Hi!

If anybody is going, I'll be there and also at the Great Eastern Restaurant in SF the night before...

Best,
Anand.