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Project: Spectrum - Microphone Circuit

The system needs a way to listen to the sound around it and the natural way to do this is with an electret microphone. I will probably include a 3.5mm jack input to allow you to plug music straight in too. 260 more words



I see three levels of commitment, when I watch performances.  I see hobbyists.  I see amateurs.  And I see professionals.  Before getting your hip belts in a twist, let me provide definitions of what I mean. 621 more words

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Jewelry Pliers: What's the Difference Anyway?

Jewelry pliers come in a great variety of shapes and sizes. Each set of pliers has been designed to accomplish a different job.

Chain Nose, Flat Nose, Round Nose, Bent nose . 385 more words


Soldering, Stone Setting, Lost Wax and More with Anat and Joe Silvera

Joe and Anat Silvera are metalsmiths and teachers who currently hail from Berkley, California where they run a small school for jewelry making. They also teach around the Bay area and at bead shops and various festivals around the country. 3,426 more words


Spooky Inspirations!

Its that spooky time of year again! With Halloween just around the corner, we at Seattle Findings wanted to give your haunted-side a jolt of inspiration! 415 more words


Interview with Andy Cooperman: A Master Maker

Interview with Andy Cooperman: A Master Maker

Over a couple cups of coffee, one regular one decaf, I had the pleasure of sitting down to talk with Andy Cooperman. 1,768 more words


Top 5: Facts of Gold

At Seattle Findings we are often asked about the various karats of gold. Here are the answers to our top 5 most frequently asked questions about gold! 626 more words