#23

Things are creeping along, there is still so much to do, and so much that can be done but we still have days where only one sub or even none show up. Our contractor is frustrated and working hard to get them out but there is so much building going on that it makes it hard to keep subs on site.

Fedex showed up with a ton of cable in anticipation of Canova Audio arriving from North Carolina. The Fedex guy was all put out that there was so much and insisted that we pause our session and all come out and help unload the truck. That seems weird to me, isn’t that his job?

Fedex showed up with a ton of cable in anticipation of Canova Audio arriving from North Carolina. The Fedex guy was all put out that there was so much and insisted that we pause our session and all come out and help unload the truck. That seems weird to me, isn’t that his job?

Thom Conova and Roger Gupton arrived on Monday for 9 days of mounting tie line boxes and running cable.

Thom Conova and Roger Gupton arrived on Monday for 9 days of mounting tie line boxes and running cable.

You can see the black tie line box mounted in Iso Booth 1 in Studio 1 and the silver tie line box mounted on the wall of the live room. In addition to mic lines and many cat 6 lines there will be lines from the live room to the booths for guitar  or speaker  leads.

You can see the black tie line box mounted in Iso Booth 1 in Studio 1 and the silver tie line box mounted on the wall of the live room. In addition to mic lines and many cat 6 lines there will be lines from the live room to the booths for guitar or speaker leads.

Cat6, quad and eight pair mic line cable.

Cat6, quad and eight pair mic line cable.

cat 6 being pulled into the pipes in the trough

cat 6 being pulled into the pipes in the trough

Roger tying the lines up. These guys do very tight, very clean work.

Roger tying the lines up. These guys do very tight, very clean work.

Cat 6 and mic lines run into Iso Booth 3 in Studio 1.

Cat 6 and mic lines run into Iso Booth 3 in Studio 1.

Thom cutting in a tie line box.

Thom cutting in a tie line box.

Provo City Power came out and got the new power service up and running. We are still on temporary power for the time being, but we have power into the new space awaiting the electricians finishing off the rough electrical.

Provo City Power came out and got the new power service up and running. We are still on temporary power for the time being, but we have power into the new space awaiting the electricians finishing off the rough electrical.

The large copper cables coming up out of the ground are from the ground rods and the ufer in the foundation. These are tied to the panels through the large copper plate.

The large copper cables coming up out of the ground are from the ground rods and the ufer in the foundation. These are tied to the panels through the large copper plate.

Penetrations were put into the roof for the HVAC lines and venting.

Penetrations were put into the roof for the HVAC lines and venting.

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Just above the lift you can see the steam humidifier that is being installed in order to raise the humidity of the instrument gallery.

Just above the lift you can see the steam humidifier that is being installed in order to raise the humidity of the instrument gallery.

Hvac duct in the instrument gallery.

Hvac duct in the instrument gallery.

The framing in the center of the photo is underneath what used to be the ceiling of the house porch. The old bead board had to be ripped out in order to get the electrical re-routed from the old panel to the new.

The framing in the center of the photo is underneath what used to be the ceiling of the house porch. The old bead board had to be ripped out in order to get the electrical re-routed from the old panel to the new.

9 huge crates showed up with the Overly acoustic doors. The frames will be installed starting this week.

9 huge crates showed up with the Overly acoustic doors. The frames will be installed starting this week.

We removed the temporary wall that separated the future lounge / kitchen which is in the rear of the house from the hallway of the new space. It was exciting to get a sense for how these two spaces will work together.

We removed the temporary wall that separated the future lounge / kitchen which is in the rear of the house from the hallway of the new space. It was exciting to get a sense for how these two spaces will work together.

Looking out of the lounge into the new hallway.

Looking out of the lounge into the new hallway.

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