supro 5w header
amp was sold by Gretsch AND Oahu
- design is from Valco, a major subcontractor at this time
is a unique and very cool antique tube amp circuit.
is quite a bit like the Supro 5W (Torres Download) but with a very
different tone due to extensive circuit changes by the designer.
is a brighter amp with a shimmering nice chime to it. Under
breakup/distortion it has a lot of crunch and bite. A really great amp.
6V6, one 5Y3 rectifier tube, one 12AX7 - just like the Fender Tweed
Champ, but a totally different circuit approach.
amp is really easy to build, you can throw the parts at it and it
Download is built on a Tweed Champ circuit board and can be built
in a Tweed Champ chassis.
great tone. Turn it up and experience the roots of rock and blues.
Kit includes all the parts, Carbon Comp resistors, Orange drop
caps, Switchcraft jacks, all the Transformers and hardware,
Torres Color layouts for building the
amp, schematic and parts list.
just need a cabinet, chassis and speaker. the kit is designed
use a Fender Tweed Champ Chassis, cab and speaker - also available from
download will appear as a DOWNLOAD button on the order confirmation
of the best and easiest projects anywhere.
can also get to it, even from another computer from the ORDER
you have trouble, please contact us with your order # and we will
send you a copy
final notes on web page
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available on Amazon/Kindle
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