The Supro Thunderbolt is one of
the most sought after vintage amps. |
is famous for that huge, big fat, warm tone, and incredible rock/blues
A favorite of Jimmy Page
and lots of the other guys.
Thunderbolts are virtually impossible to find. it was a "cheap amp" and
they just sort of fall apart.
The prototype of this
amp is in our shop for you to try. it has THE TONE, rockin' on forever!
This Download includes
the complete plans, instructions and all-color layouts to build the
Torres Supro Thunderbolt amp.
Features of the Torres Thunderbolt
Two x 5881 power tubes,
Two 12AX7 preamps
All hand-wired point to
point AND including an extra "Dan Torres Designed" channel with a
Modified Thunderbolt tone.
The amp was designed to
fit into a Tweed
5E3 Deluxe chassis and the included parts list has an
output trans with 4, 8 and 16 ohms output. it can drive any speakers
that match the impedance.
The parts list is
This is a DIY (do it yourself) project. not a kit.
You will need an unzip program to extract the zip file.
Everything is in virus-free PDF format.
Your download will appear as a DOWNLOAD button on the order
confirmation page. You can also get to it, even from another computer
from the ORDER STATUS PAGE. if you have trouble, please contact us with
your order # and we will send you a copy
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