DIY Audio Projects, Hi-Fi Audio and Music Links
DIY Audio Links
Our small hand sorted collection of website links on the general topics of Do-It-Yourself (DIY) audio - loudspeakers, vacuum tubes, solid state..., Hi-Fi audio and magazines, music and general DIY. These are some of the sites we often visit on these subjects. If you are looking for books on the subject of DIY Audio, Vacuum Tubes, Speakers and Electronics here are our DIY Audio Book and Manual suggestions.
Follow DIY Audio Projects
DIY Audio Websites and Forums
AMB Laboratories DIY Audio Site - www.amb.org
Website for do-it-yourself audiophiles who enjoy building and tinkering with Hi-Fi equipment.
Pete Millett's DIY Audio pages - www.pmillett.com
Pete Millett's audio designs and projects (mostly tube) that he has placed in the public domain. There is also a large collection of books, magazines and technical publications all about vacuum tubes.
Audio Round Table Forums - www.audioroundtable.com
Open discussion forum for Hi-Fi audio enthusiasts, professionals and hobbyists.
diyAudio Forums - www.diyaudio.com
The largest DIY audio forum. This is the number one resource on the topic of DIY audio.
DIY Audio Projects Forum - diyAudioProjects.com
Our small DIY Audio forum. Ask questions and get support for the projects on this website.
DIY Loudspeaker and Subwoofer Resources
Quarter Wavelength Loudspeaker Design - www.quarter-wave.com
Detailed information about Quarter Wave and Transmission Line Speaker Design. The site features software design tools and several well written documents and projects related to Quarter Wave Loudspeaker Design.
Transmission Line Speakers - www.t-linespeakers.org
Several DIY speaker projects (mostly Transmission Line) and information about the design and construction Transmission Line Loudspeakers.
DIY Speaker and Subwoofer Projects and Kits - diyAudioProjects.com
Our collection of DIY Speaker and Subwoofer Projects and Speaker Kit reviews.
CommonSense Audio - www.commonsenseaudio.com
Audio Nirvana Full-Range Speakers and Amplifiers. Free shipping in USA. Worldwide shipping. Located in the USA.
DIY Speaker Kits - www.parts-express.com
Parts Express has a great selection of DIY Speaker Kit. The large selection of speaker kits span a wide price range. The speaker kits can typically be purchased with and without the speaker cabinets.
MCM Electronics Speaker Components - www.mcmelectronics.com
Speaker components at MCM Electronc. Located in the USA.
WinISD Speaker Box Software - www.linearteam.dk
WinISD is freeware speaker designing software for the Windows environment. You can design Closed, Vented and Bandpass boxes with this program. It also allows you to calculate few different types of filters.
Subwoofer DIY Page - www.diysubwoofers.org
Plenty of great information about designing and building your own subwoofer. The site also includes a number of links to a wide variety of DIY subwoofer projects.
DIY Subwoofer Kits - www.parts-express.com
Parts Express has a good selection of DIY Subwoofer Kits that come complete with the subwoofer box. The subwoofer kits span a wide size and price range.
Vacuum Tubes / Thermionic Valve Resources
Steve's Vacuum Tube Related Web Site - diyAudioProjects.com
A mirror of Steve Bench's Tube related website.
Tube (Valve) Amplifier Schematics - diyAudioProjects.com
Our collection of tube (valve) amplifier and preamplifier schematics.
Tube CAD Journal - www.tubecad.com
50+ articles on amplifiers, tube-based preamps, crossovers, headphone amplifiers, single-ended amplifiers, push-pull amplifiers, ... hundreds of vacuum tube circuits that use 6SN7s to 300Bs, all explained in careful detail.
Cascade Tubes - www.cascadetubes.com
Website about vacuum tube audio by Matt Renaud (Suncalc). Features tube projects as well as notes on prototyping and tube design.
DIY Vacuum Tube (Valve) Amplifier and Preamplifier Projects - diyAudioProjects.com
Our collection of DIY Vacuum Tube (Valve) Amplifier and Preamplifier Projects and Kit reviews.
electron Tube Data sheets - frank.pocnet.net
A very large indexed Vacuum Tube Datasheet collection. In addition to the common tubes the collection also contains vacuum tube datasheets for many uncommon tubes.
DIY Audio Parts and Kit Suppliers
MCM Electronics - www.mcmelectronics.com
Your Connection to Electronic Products and Components. Located in the USA.
OddWatt Audio - www.oddwattaudio.com
A small company offering Hi-Fi vacuum tube amplifier kits. Hi-Fi reproduction at a fraction of the cost of commercial equipment. Located in the USA.
Parts Express - www.parts-express.com
Great Source for DIY Audio and Speaker Building Components. Worldwide shipping. Located in the USA.
The Tube Store - www.thetubestore.com
Great online store offering vacuum tubes, sockets, capacitors, kits and more. Located in Canada.
Hi-Fi Audio Magazines
Canada HiFi Magazine - www.canadahifi.com
Canadian HiFi Online Magazine that covers Hi-Fi, Home Theatre, Video and Gadgets. Magazine downloads are available form the website which includes a Blog and public discussion Forum.
Blogs we Follow
Cascade Tubes Blog - www.cascadetubes.com
The CascadeTubes.com Blog by Matt Renaud (Suncalc).
DIY Audio Blog by Zynsonix - www.diyaudioblog.com
The DIY Audio Blog by Zynsonix - DIY Audio Electronics, Vacuum Tube-based Audio, New and Vintage Gear, Completed Audio Cables, Audio Experiments, Headphones ...
Electronics-Lab.com Blog - www.electronics-lab.com
The Electronics-Lab.com Blog - The electronic hobbyist news blog. Include daily new electronics circuit and projects.
Hacked Gadgets - www.hackedgadgets.com
Hacked Gadgets offers frequent articles about hacking various gadgets and a wide variety of DIY projects.
The Tube Store Blog - blog.thetubestore.com
The Tube Store Blog - News, views and reviews from the world of vacuum tubes and tube audio. Also find how-to guides, technical articles, OEM news and new product announcements.