Monthly Archives: February 2020

Music: Affordable Guitar Rack

I recommend ebay seller alienbid’s “New 9 Folding Multiple Guitar Bass Holder Rack Display Stand Black” if you need an affordable guitar rack. It’s about $19.79+tax, including free delivery. The rack is well-made from steel, and is strong. It feels … Continue reading

Posted in Tech | Leave a comment

Boeing Pushes Estimated MAX Return To Midyear 2020

I predicted in early 2019 that the 737 MAX wouldn’t fly in 2019, based on my engineering and commercial pilot rating experience. I was right, and most other pundits were very wrong. Boeing lost $18 billion total on the 737, … Continue reading

Posted in Tech | Leave a comment

Yamaha DX7 Links

Mark 1 (12-bit DAC), Logo “DX7”, pastel, membrane Insane custom patches – 80’s Hits, Van Halen Jump, Rush Subdivisions, Rush Tom Sawyer, UK Alaska, Berlin Herbie Hancock Yamaha DX7 Vintage Demo 80s Woody Piano Shack: Yamaha DX7 versus DX7ii (Mk2, … Continue reading

Posted in Tech | Leave a comment

Music: Understanding the Steinberg UR22C Power Requirements

The Yamaha/Steinberg UR22C audio interface just came out in 2019, so I haven’t seen detailed information on it, aside from what’s in the manual. I did some research, and the UR22C can be powered the following 3 ways on Macbook … Continue reading

Posted in Tech | Leave a comment

Installing Cubase AI 10.5 on Mac OSX

Most Yamaha music instrument and audio interface products come with a free license for the Yamaha/Steinberg Cubase DAW Windows and Mac OSX software. The Cubase AI installation process is obnoxious and lengthy, but this tutorial should help save you time … Continue reading

Posted in Tech | Leave a comment