Batteries: Part 2 – DIY Modding The Talentcell 12v Lithium Battery

In Part 1 I walked about how to charge and gather 18650 Li-Ion Cells from cell phone USB batteries. In part 2 I will show you how to mod the very popular 12v Talentcell Lithium battery for use in your audio bag. Right now if you were to go to the Zoom F8+F4 group on Facebook you would be presented by hundreds of people asking … Continue reading Batteries: Part 2 – DIY Modding The Talentcell 12v Lithium Battery

Batteries: Part 1 – Li-Ion 18650 Cells

This starts part 1 of a series we will be doing here on WavReport all about batteries. This past month I was on location mixing a feature film, I found myself using Lectrosonics UM400a, and one thing was becaming very apparent… we used a TON of akiline 9V batteries. It truly was sinful! It also didnt help that we had 7x Lectrosonics R1a on set. … Continue reading Batteries: Part 1 – Li-Ion 18650 Cells

Time for a wireless system upgrade? Affordable Antenna Distribution for Bag Mixers and my cheaper alternative: Lectro Six Pack

In all of the upgrades to my wireless system in the past years, I have to say incorporating RF Antenna distribution with Sharkfin Antenna’s has been the most beneficial for me in improving wireless strength and range. RF Distribution with Sharkfin antenna’s gives you the opportunity to focus your wireless signal on a particular area, lowers the noisefloor, and reject interference from other directions. More … Continue reading Time for a wireless system upgrade? Affordable Antenna Distribution for Bag Mixers and my cheaper alternative: Lectro Six Pack