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sound meter with LED

Discussion in 'Electronic Repair' started by m.fecho, Sep 13, 2005.

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  1. m.fecho

    m.fecho Guest

    Hello

    I am a musician and I am trying to build a sound meter with a large LED readout. I will try
    not to be long winded on describing this one.

    I would like a simple LED about a foot long, tri color Red green blue. with the unit acting as a
    sound meter light as you would find on your stereo or a mixing console , only a larger version
    that would be easily seen across a large room.


    I have seen such a light at this website
    http://www.sunbeamtech.com/PRODUCTS/images/meteor_light_rgb_550.jpg
    I don't know if this light completely lights or chases up from one end.

    I would like to have the light to have its own sound controler and power supply, batteries
    preferably but plug in would work.

    this unit could be callibrated to a sound meter or could have an integrated sound meter , working
    levels of the unit would be about 70 db to 105 db.

    TI am a musician in a small band without a dedicated sound tech and throughout the night as we
    are performing our volume may increase , I am thinking that the above unit would help us keep
    this in check and be able to monitor our sound level throughout the night, we usually do a sound
    check before the performance.

    If anyone has seen such a unit or know of a LED unit with the soundcontroler please let me know.

    I have seen a DJ with a LED unit complete with sound controler, I looked for a model number on it
    but all I could find was www.sunbeamtech.com He bought it about 2 years ago and I cannot find
    the integrated unit on their website .


    If anyone is interested in taking a stab at building a unit such as this please let me know.


    Thanks for any help

    M Fecho
     
  2. m.fecho

    m.fecho Guest

    Also if there is a better newsgroup that this could be posted to that would be
    more applicable please let me know.

    Thanks
    M Fecho
     
  3. Asimov

    Asimov Guest

    "no spam" bravely wrote to "All" (13 Sep 05 03:41:20)
    --- on the heady topic of "Re: sound meter with LED"

    ns> Subject: Re: sound meter with LED
    ns> Xref: core-easynews sci.electronics.repair:341998

    ns> Also if there is a better newsgroup that this could be posted to that
    ns> would be more applicable please let me know.


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    Project a closeup image of the mixer's led meter onto a screen?

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