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Ok, that’s it. I’m building a tiny tube amp.

April 24, 2008


Ridiculously overpriced DIY and affordable tiny tube amp, that is. Two reasons: The DRRI is WAY TOO GODDAMNED LOUD at 22ish watts RMS (into an 8ohm Jensen 2×12 cab with Webers), even for just recording in the basement. (Perfect in a power trio club gig, though!) 1950’s era NOS Brimar 6v6s sound fat, grindy, and […]

The big, bad hi-fi audio post

March 25, 2008


(part one of a series, I’m sure…) Image: Magneplanar 20.1 by Magnepan of White Bear Lake, Minnesota from …yes, it would be sweet. It’s too bad that the stereo rig above would cost about as much as a new (and loaded) 5 series; add the room treatments and you’re talking more in the range […]