Monthly Archives: December 2009

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from everyone here at WindWorks Design and WindSynth.net.   May your holidays be bright, and may we all have a terrific 2010. .

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Helpinstill Piano Pickup

Need to mic a piano? There are many good techniques published in various magazines, books, and on the web.  My favorite is described nicely in this excellent article from Sound on Sound titled: Piano Principles. . Also consider the Helpinstill … Continue reading

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Blues artist – Bob Murphy

. Here’s a blues musician we just discovered, Bob Murphy, who writes and records his own music.  The guitar is great, the songs are great, but it’s the harmonica parts that really stood out.  We recommend you give a listen:  … Continue reading

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Wire Guage Ampacity

Here’s a simple table of ampacity ratings for common wire gauges.  This is for lengths of twenty-five feet or less, typical extension cord construction. 10 AWG  :  30 Amps 12 AWG  :  20 Amps 14 AWG  :  15 Amps 16 … Continue reading

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Lectures for Music Lovers

. Looking for excellent audio and/or video lectures about music and music theory?  We ave some personal experience with The Teaching Company music lectures and can heartily recommend “How to Listen to and Understand Great Music” by Robert Greenberg. . … Continue reading

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