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Tribute amps I've built

See my web page for more amps and details, but here are a few of the tribute amps I've built:

Started by Tom Hoglund

0 Nov 7, 2022

LM386 Amp w/ Switchable Clean Channel

Started by BrianQ.

1 May 28, 2021
Reply by BrianQ.

Simple 1st Timer CBG Amp

Reworked Version w/ upgraded Power switching:

Started by BrianQ.

25 Sep 27, 2020
Reply by BrianQ.

Quick and easy way to build a great sounding small amp

I have not posted here in a million years -- been off in Google groups, but last night I had a great time when I surprised a good friend by…

Started by Henry S

4 Aug 13, 2020
Reply by GARAGE HERMIT

Matching Speakers to LM386

 After lots of searching and reading and in an effort to avoid unleashing the wretched blue smoke, I would like to ask if I have this strai…

Started by Southern Ray

11 Aug 6, 2020
Reply by Southern Ray

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

Here’s 2 articles on the same circuit I merged into a PDF. Rock on, my good people... Let%E2%80%99s%20talk%20LM386...1a.pdf The Stripboard…

Started by BrianQ.

9 Jul 5, 2020
Reply by BrianQ.

Suggestions wanted for easy amp build

 Hey all.  I have been watching this speaker for awhile now. They are American Vintage model G8Cs, 20 watt, 8 ohm speakers. They are on sal…

Started by Southern Ray

11 Jun 15, 2020
Reply by Southern Ray

Ruby Amp

Please respect my work & Do Not Repost them on any other sites (Pinterest, Facebook,Instagram) Thank You Updated Layout:

Started by BrianQ.

27 May 16, 2020
Reply by Southern Ray

Low-Z pickup and components values

 Hello all,  I prefer to do my own research rather than to hound people with questions, but sometimes I just can't find the answer. This is…

Started by Southern Ray

6 May 13, 2020
Reply by Southern Ray

Oops

 Sorry 'bout the 200+ private messages. Was trying to post here about choosing a soldering iron...

Started by Southern Ray

12 May 2, 2020
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Tribute amps I've built

Started by Tom Hoglund Nov 7, 2022. 0 Replies

LM386 Amp w/ Switchable Clean Channel

Started by BrianQ.. Last reply by BrianQ. May 28, 2021. 1 Reply

Simple 1st Timer CBG Amp

Started by BrianQ.. Last reply by BrianQ. Sep 27, 2020. 25 Replies

Matching Speakers to LM386

Started by Southern Ray. Last reply by Southern Ray Aug 6, 2020. 11 Replies

Suggestions wanted for easy amp build

Started by Southern Ray. Last reply by Southern Ray Jun 15, 2020. 11 Replies

Ruby Amp

Started by BrianQ.. Last reply by Southern Ray May 16, 2020. 27 Replies

Low-Z pickup and components values

Started by Southern Ray. Last reply by Southern Ray May 13, 2020. 6 Replies

Oops

Started by Southern Ray. Last reply by Southern Ray May 2, 2020. 12 Replies

DIY Spring Reverb

Started by Kevin Keating. Last reply by Paul Craig Oct 17, 2019. 4 Replies

TDA2030A Amp

Started by Bama Hound. Last reply by Gary Stenzel Jul 23, 2017. 14 Replies

Home Brew Champ Tube Amp

Started by Scott aka Farmer Ted. Last reply by Paul Craig Feb 6, 2017. 3 Replies

Dual IM386 Chip amp

Started by Paul Craig. Last reply by Paul Craig Jan 26, 2017. 29 Replies

5 Watt Amp Kit (DIY Case)

Started by Walter Haapapuro. Last reply by Gene Jones Dec 7, 2016. 46 Replies

DIY reverb behold - I found this online

Started by Danny B.. Last reply by Paul Craig Nov 2, 2016. 3 Replies

Bass Cabinet project

Started by Murdoc_420. Last reply by Murdoc_420 Jul 15, 2016. 34 Replies

Kalamazoo Model 1 Deluxe

Started by Scott aka Farmer Ted. Last reply by Rick Alexander Jun 20, 2016. 12 Replies

LM386 amp and other stuff

Started by Denis U. Last reply by Denis U May 29, 2016. 19 Replies

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