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  1. StingRay85 replied to the thread Friedman Naked Mk2 vs. Bogner Modded Soldano SLO-100.

    I did a blind test with my wireless headphones and I preferred the SLO. Seems to have better bass response and more clarity (is that a...

    Nov 29, 2021 at 5:38 AM
  2. StingRay85 replied to the thread Friedman Naked Mk2 vs. Bogner Modded Soldano SLO-100.

    Wow... I mean WOW! This kind of riffing reminds me of Karma To Burn. He uses a LP plugged straight into a cranked 2204, but your amps...

    Nov 29, 2021 at 2:49 AM
  3. StingRay85 replied to the thread FS: Colorsound Supa Tonebender.

    What kind of transistors are inside?

    Nov 29, 2021 at 2:42 AM
  4. StingRay85 attached a file to the thread Sound City mark 3.

    [ATTACH] Gutting the preamp completed. Caps were already done by previous owner. Screen grids and diodes renewed. Preamp sockets and...

    20211128_205802_copy_1032x774.jpg Nov 28, 2021 at 4:43 PM
  5. StingRay85 liked william vogel's post in the thread Building a low watt (10-12) Trainwreck Express clone.

    Here’s some pictures of the winding for the power transformer. I forgot to take pictures of the output transformer. First is the...

    Nov 28, 2021 at 9:11 AM
  6. StingRay85 replied to the thread Building a low watt (10-12) Trainwreck Express clone.

    Out of curiosity, how many hours do you put into making a PT like that?

    Nov 28, 2021 at 9:11 AM
  7. StingRay85 replied to the thread Looky What I Found: Philips Pin-up Board.

    My dick doesn't have a brown/black deposit on it

    Nov 28, 2021 at 6:46 AM
  8. StingRay85 replied to the thread A Cab with BITE.

    should have been loaded with Sidewinders https://celestion.com/blog/from-the-archive-the-sidewinder/

    Nov 28, 2021 at 5:24 AM
  9. StingRay85 replied to the thread Sound City mark 3.

    I just use the simplified schematic at Rob's site. As it is a four holer, with 1 free triode, I adapt it to a two channel split cathode,...

    Nov 27, 2021 at 2:58 PM
  10. StingRay85 liked neikeel's post in the thread Sound City mark 3.

    Don't gut it!!!!! Build a Townsend CP103 [IMG] https://hiwatt.org/Schematics/CP103Pre.pdf...

    Nov 27, 2021 at 12:08 PM
  11. StingRay85 replied to the thread Sound City mark 3.

    But I already have a mid-70s 4 hole Hiwatt converted L120. And its a one trick pony, loud, clean, tight and bright. But it does this...

    Nov 27, 2021 at 11:42 AM
  12. StingRay85 posted a new thread.

    Sound City mark 3

    Opinions on this one? http://soundcitysite.com/B100_schem.jpg About to gut one for a complete rebuild and other preamp

    Forum: Other Amps

    Nov 27, 2021 at 6:14 AM
  13. StingRay85 liked anitoli's post in the thread Looky What I Found: Philips Pin-up Board.

    Those .01uf caps look like a dick........................

    Nov 27, 2021 at 3:38 AM
  14. StingRay85 replied to the thread Noisy rig with the Soldano...

    I don't see how an isolation transformer could alter tone if it doesn't drop the line voltage. There are quite a few transformers in...

    Nov 26, 2021 at 10:38 AM
  15. StingRay85 liked WellBurnTheSky's post in the thread Noisy rig with the Soldano...

    With 2 amps, you pretty much need to have some isolation transformer at some point of the signal chain to break ground loops. I have a...

    Nov 26, 2021 at 10:36 AM