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monster amp

just wanted to show off my monster amp I built.Specs: 3    5 watt amps           4- 8" speakers 2- 6 " speakers           each amp runs 2 s…

Started by ed wentling

2 Jul 3, 2021
Reply by Jeff McWilliams

Let’s talk LM386... w/ Perfboard/ Stripboard Amp layouts

Here’s 2 articles I combined into a PDF. Smokey amp & Smokey amp head layouts in both Perfboard & Stripboard formats. Rock on, my g…

Started by BrianQ.

0 Jun 21, 2020

Build Your Own Cordless Amp / Preamp-- Easily!

Well, relatively easily.  It's like making a CBG, but simpler. Photo is at the end of this article.  Ted asked me to re-post this here for…

Started by Wayfinder

2 Nov 7, 2019
Reply by Wayfinder

Minty amp clone

Started by BrianQ.

0 Dec 5, 2018

Mini Amp help

I'm planning to make some mini amps out of old tins and I've been looking at kits based around the LM386 chip. I don't want to buy them fro…

Started by Mark Duncan

15 Feb 10, 2016
Reply by Mark Duncan

Speaker Wiring Options-- a Question

In studying speaker and amp electronics, I've come across a puzzler and currently I don't have enough electrical knowledge to figure out t…

Started by Wayfinder

2 Sep 21, 2015
Reply by Wayfinder

New amp hack

I've had an old Global Solid State amp for over 20 years and decided to hack it up and put it in a cigar box. A few weeks ago I bought 2 "E…

Started by Mike Crane

1 Sep 7, 2014
Reply by Mike Crane


I was wondering if this would make a good preamp? Does anybody have an opion? For less than $5 I may just try it.  If you would like more i…

Started by Mike Crane

0 Aug 12, 2014

Old car radios ??

Hi folks This is my first post. I've been lapping up the wonderful knowledge base on my new favourite site!! Q; would old car radios make g…

Started by Dave Henry

1 May 22, 2014
Reply by Chuck Cobillas

Fender speakers

I found these speakers on Amazon. 8 inch, 40 Watt, now I just need find the right amp build to power them.   

Started by Rick

0 Feb 3, 2014


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