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These Amps Go To Eleven!

Info on building, modifying and repairing amplifiers. Show us your creations and share what's inside.

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monster amp

Started by ed wentling. Last reply by Jeff McWilliams Jul 3. 2 Replies

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 speakers three people can use this amp at the same…Continue

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

Started by BrianQ. Jun 21, 2020. 0 Replies

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

Build Your Own Cordless Amp / Preamp-- Easily!

Started by Wayfinder. Last reply by Wayfinder Nov 7, 2019. 2 Replies

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 the Amp group.  Nicetameecha!  :D    CBG players often wish…Continue

Minty amp clone

Started by BrianQ. Dec 5, 2018. 0 Replies


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Comment by Hogs Grunt on January 22, 2010 at 6:55am
That amp looks really good with the lights Ben.
Nice one.
Comment by Roosterman on January 22, 2010 at 4:43am
Having loads of amp issues lately so this will be a great place to learn yep :o) Heres my Hellfire Amp - Marshall 30W combo guts in a 40s/50s electric heater casing.

Comment by Ted Crocker on January 19, 2010 at 12:41am
Cigar box amp made with the guts from a Fender Mini Tone Master


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