High-Power Audio Amplifier Construction Manual

Paperback | May 22, 1999

byG. Randy Slone

not yet rated|write a review
Design and build awesome audio amps. Amateur and professional audiophiles alike can now design and construct superior quality amplifiers at a fraction of comparable retail prices with step-by-step instruction from the High-Power audio Amplifier Construction Manual. Randy Slone, professional audio writer and electronics supply marketer, delivers the nuts-and-bolts know-how you need to optimize performance for any audio system--from home entertainment to musical instrument to sound stage. Build a few simple projects or delve into the physics of audio amplifier operation and design. This easy to understand guide walks you through: Building the optimum audio power supply; Audio amplifier power supplies and construction: Amplifier and loudspeaker protection methods; Stability, distortion, and performance; Audio amplifier cookbook designs; Construction techniques; Diagnostic equipment and testing procedures; Output stage configurations, classes, and device types; Crossover distortion physics; Mirror-image input stage topologies.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$66.68 online
$74.95 list price (save 11%)
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

Design and build awesome audio amps. Amateur and professional audiophiles alike can now design and construct superior quality amplifiers at a fraction of comparable retail prices with step-by-step instruction from the High-Power audio Amplifier Construction Manual. Randy Slone, professional audio writer and electronics supply marketer,...

From the Jacket

Serious About Sound? Build showcase amplifiers that outperform store-bought models-at a fraction of the cost. Ideal for audiophiles, electronics hobbyists, and audio engineers, here is the ultimate audio amplifier dream-to-reality book, giving you leading-edge electronicstools for designing every detail of a superior high-power amplifi...

G. Randy Slone is an electrical engineer with nearly two decades of experience in data processing and industrial electronics. A private engineering consultant, his clients have included DuPont, Champion International, and Ralston Purina. Also a former college instructor, Slone spends much of his time working in his state-of-the-art hom...

other books by G. Randy Slone

The Audiophile's Project Sourcebook: 120 High-Performance Audio Electronics Projects: 120 High…
The Audiophile's Project Sourcebook: 120 High-Performan...

Paperback|Nov 20 2001

$30.01 online$39.95list price(save 24%)
High-Power Audio Amplifier Construction Manual
High-Power Audio Amplifier Construction Manual

Kobo ebook|May 1 1999

$45.49 online$59.06list price(save 22%)
Tab Electronics Guide to Understanding Electricity and Electronics
Tab Electronics Guide to Understanding Electricity and ...

Kobo ebook|Aug 1 2000

$27.29 online$35.43list price(save 22%)
see all books by G. Randy Slone
Format:PaperbackDimensions:476 pages, 9.2 × 7.3 × 1.54 inPublished:May 22, 1999Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071341196

ISBN - 13:9780071341196

Customer Reviews of High-Power Audio Amplifier Construction Manual

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

Chapter 1: Fundamentals of High-Power Audio Amplifiers.

Chapter 2: Misinformation in Audio.

Chapter 3: Basics of Audio Power Amplifiers.

Chapter 4: Input Stage Configurations and Analyses.

Chapter 5: Voltage Amplifier Stage: Configurations and Analysis.

Chapter 6: Output Stages: Configurations, Classes, and Device Types.

Chapter 7: Stability, Distortion, and Performance.

Chapter 8: Amplifier and Loudspeaker Protection Methods.

Chapter 9: Audio Amplifier Power Supplies and Construction.

Chapter 10: Building the Optimum Audio Power Amplifier.

Chapter 11: Audio Amplifier cookbook Designs and Discussions.

Chapter 12: Construction Techniques and Considerations.

Chapter 13: Power Amplifier Diagnostic Equipment and Testing Procedures.

Appendices.

Index.