Brandon’s Words of Wisdom

Greetings everyone. Brandon Potter has been a member of the high school tech mailing list for a very long time. He has taken much of his own time to contribute several very interesting ideas to to the list. Therefore, I have created the Brandon Potter Words of Wisdom...

BEING A SOUND OPERATOR

PROFESSIONAL BEHAVIOR is expected of any technician that they be prompt, efficient, and responsible. Further, they must be supportive of the team’s efforts to put on a good show. In line with that, they should have a good understanding of the chain of command,...

Murrow’s Sound Equipment

Here’s what we have. The links are to the web sites that contain info about each piece of equipment and may even have a copy of the manual.  Our sound rack. It’s being stored in our tool cage at the moment. We goofed a little. When we were designing the rack, we...

Sound board

Our board was having some problems. Two channels were not working and we could use some more as it was. So, I called a local equipment rental company. They had a 24 channel board they would rent for $150 per week. When I went to pick it up, I decided to simply...

Hellerman Tool

This scary looking thing is a Hellerman ToolWhen I first saw this thing, I started thinking about interesting horror movies. Here’s how it works. The rubber sleeve fits over the three pointy prongs. Squeeze the handle and the prongs spread the open creating a space...