Up And Running!

Here it is folks, my 5E3 Deluxe Tweed amp! Had to tweak a couple of things, but overall very pleased with the result. Everything dialed in to spec really nicely. A couple of changes made thanks to the talent and guidance from a few of the excellent electronics forums. Here’s a shot of my work before two small wiring changes. I love this amp circuit, ┬áit’s just great. Smooth, raw, mellow, aggressive, compressed, sustain for days,...

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Let’s get this thing started

Started to populate the hardware. I am actually building two chassis at the same time, one for my combo and one for my pal Jack Murray, who will put it in a head cab for use in his studio. Jack made this web site. Jack’s cool. Here are the twins as of tonight. Mostly finger tight for now. Waiting on the pre-amp sockets, because I ordered the wrong size the first time, and the fuse holders, because I forgot to remember to order them. Mine...

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