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Calling any tube gurus...help!

6/1/2005 2:55 PM
Bob Quigley
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Calling any tube gurus...help!
Hello everyone. I'm kind of in need of some guidance. I am a metalhead who fell in love with a 5150 amp head I ALMOST bought (the crapheads sold it 1 hour before I came in with the cash: $350...what a bite!), and I am trying to come up with a homebrewed PREAMP that would give me the same type of mondo-gain as the 5150 (plus an all tube compressor I found online...RCA I think). I keep drawing out schems, but I'm not sure if I'm going in the right direction. I have 2 prelimanary schematics... http://www.quigzinc.com/fullrack01.jpg  
http://www.quigzinc.com/fullrack03.jpg  
Gander at them and let me know what you think. many thanks to all who respond!

 
Replies:
MBSetzer Technically speaking I think the le... -- 6/1/2005 3:03 PM
Enzo If you want a similar preamp to the... -- 6/1/2005 6:41 PM
Bob Quigley ok, ok. I am taking some advice and... -- 6/2/2005 9:08 PM
Bob Quigley Just in case anyone is interested..... -- 6/4/2005 6:12 PM
Bob Quigley *grumble* back to the drawing board... -- 6/5/2005 8:46 PM
Ray Ivers Bob,I don't believe... -- 6/5/2005 9:30 PM
Enzo OOps, I forgot about the ones over ... -- 6/7/2005 5:48 PM
Enzo Re: 5150 relay functions -- 6/7/2005 6:01 PM
Bob Quigley Re: Calling any tube gurus...help! -- 6/7/2005 9:31 PM
Enzo Ray, I have done extensive work wit... -- 6/7/2005 9:49 PM