The P.A. System
More than the Sum of Its Parts
Block Diagramming the Signal Chain
A block diagram of a sound system is a simplified drawing of the system components and their connections that functions as a “road map” of your sound system. It’s important to note that a map may be no more than a couple lines, squares, and an X, scribbled on paper or it can be a very detailed rendering of every aspect of the environment, showing all access points, traffic flows, and landmarks. Much like roadmaps, block diagrams can come in versions ...