Introduction

Pi-Amp combines an X86 computer and audiophile class B two channel stereo amplifier into a system that will transcode, store, and play back all relevant digital media formats. This manual provides detailed instructions for building case, chassis, power supply, amplifier, and PC. Depending on your experience level, you may want to expand and improve this concept.

Concept

Combine an audiophile class B amplifier with digital media storage and play back, achieve seamless system integration, eliminate dependence on proprietary formats, and gain complete control of the digital media experience. The modern PC is the best platform for manipulating digital music and video media, and delivering high quality line level analog audio, and digital video. The result is perfect integration of amplifier and PC into a powerful, stable, and aesthetic system from readily available materials using conventional techniques.

Features

System Overview


Pi-Amp System Overview