In celebration of successfully launching the Vintage & Precision Electrical Components Store, I am giving away my review sample of the Burson Play v1.6 to 1 person from the Hallman Labs subscribers list! I only ask that you use this device instead of trying to profit from it. No purchase is necessary for one entry […]
Quick Access to All Hallman Labs Related Files | Documents/Download Page Launched
Wanted to let everyone know another section has been added to the website, a pretty basic addition, but worth noting so readers don’t overlook it, should it prove useful. So without further ado, here is a very simple page for finding all of the Hallman Labs documents without having to sort through a bunch of […]
“Help”: My Cornell Dubilier BF-50 Is Testing Open Circuit as Good | Note : Treble Bleeds Halted
I was using my Cornell Dubilier BF-50 (vintage) capacitor analyzer with all of the right things showing on the “Magic Eye” 6E5 (Philips JAN (Mil-Spec)) electron tube’s eye for leakage, short, and open tests. By the way, the BF-50 uses a 12A7 (Tungsol) electron tube for both rectification of the AC input and amplification. Both […]
Ran Down (1st) ES9038PRO DAC main cause of the NLOCK (~ 4 months of troubleshooting showed me, it was not the dedicated TCXO clock module):
This single loose solder ball (could have fallen inside the enclosure at any point) might explain all the problems I had with getting the DAC to lock on to any audio signal. It would be a great job if it wraps up the issues. Stay tuned to find out if I was right! […]
**Streaming Again Today 3/28, Later On** Far Cry 5 + the Burson Play DAC Review/Comparison to my ES9038Pro (PC HiFi Gaming Section)
Update: stream is up! http://hallmanlabs.com/hallman-labs-live-game-stream/ Thanks to those who came to watch the stream today, Far Cry 5 truly is breaking new ground for the demands on PC hardware that isn’t even VR yet! I know that VR was a huge thought in this game based on how well they integrated the Tobii […]
Discrete Op-amp Review #2 Page has Launched – Part 1
You can find it in the header menu, or just click here: https://hallmanlabs.com/discrete-op-amp-review-pt-1-of-3-detailed-info-pics-of-hw-tips-to-avoid-trouble-more/ Be sure to read the note to the reader if you are going to read it in the next 2 days. Thanks to everyone for their support!
Battalion 1944 (Early Access): Stream Going Up Between 7PM-10PM If Interested
Heads up for anyone interested in either checking out a new WWII shooter and ensuring my Twitch stream is working correctly.
Hallman Gaming Stream Up!
For anyone who has been trying to catch me in game on the new site page, you should be able to see me playing live as of right now!
Hallman Labs 1st Milestone: 1000 Views in 1 Month + Visitors are up nearly 2x!!
So this is really exciting! In the last year we have seen traffic from 69 countries with increasing views per visitor too! I wondered if I could reach this mark or not in the beginning months of the site, but thanks to FB and SEO tag words the site has really taken off with respect […]
Two New Sections Added to Hallman Labs!
I wanted to let everyone know just in case you don’t notice the new sections popping up on the website. Slowly I am branching out to other areas besides strictly HiFi related audio hardware/tools. First new section is the Fender Blues Jr Mods (Custom), which should bring in more musicians and musician related audio […]