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4 6V6GT Wards Amp

5/5/1999 2:34 PM
Chris
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4 6V6GT Wards Amp
Hi,  
 
About a two weeks ago I requested any info people might have had about a Wards JDR 8421 amp. Thanks to everyone that responded. My big question is regarding the 4 6V6 power section which seems to be very underpowered for 4 6V6's. The preamp stage consists of two 12AX7 and the rectifier is supposed to be a 5Y3 but I changed it to a 5V4 which gave the amp more headroom. I'm betting this could be a pretty cool sounding amp, but without a schematic I'm finding it pretty difficult to work on. Any recomendations or insights would be greatly appreciated.  
 
Chris

 
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D.L 4 6v6 ! yea.. -- 5/5/1999 9:00 PM
Doc Re: 4 6V6GT Wards Amp -- 5/6/1999 6:33 AM