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    The Cygnus ORPHEUS is Born!

    That's outstanding, Cyg!! I'm out of town for a week and have limited access to MLP. I'll look closer when I return.
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    What Brand Is This Tube

    Thanks guys! They're probably considered junk by the tube aficionados, but I really like how they sound. I'll be buying more for future 6V6 builds. I'm curious what you guys think of them.
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    What Brand Is This Tube

    I bought three sets of these tubes, but can't remember where. Does anyone recognize them? If I remember correctly they were cheap, but they sound great.
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    where can i buy just "1" capacitor

    Ops. I just setup the "Soul Tramp" userid last week. Send the PM to this user "Hipofutura".
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    Ceriatone Overtone Special Lunchbox 20 Watt

    This is great! Nik will do it right. It will be interesting to see what the power amp looks like.
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    OK, I Have To Brag!

    Being a pretty technical software guy from WAY BACK, I hate to admit finding FB the most unintuitive piece of software I've every tried to navigate. It's horrible! Fortunately my son has done all the work for me. And we're just getting started!
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    OK, I Have To Brag!

    Thanks guys! I guess at some point I have to get serious about selling these things and becoming a vendor! :laugh2: :laugh2: But not today.....
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    OK, I Have To Brag!

    Just a bit. Mercury Magnetics has featured the Soul Tramp Amps 12W Tweed slide demo on their Facebook page. Please "Like" it on their page. Mercury Magnetics | Facebook That's pretty cool!
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    New REVERB unit for the HELLFIRE!!

    Mud, you're right about the orientation. The tank is extremely susceptible to EMF, and the external grounding has to be done very carefully. Tube and transformer placement are important.
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    Purchased a '74 Traynor YB-1 need some help

    The other mod you can to is to add a pot for variable NFB. Is the cab missing or damaged? Great amp!
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    Just bought a nice piece of leather covering for my Gibson GA-50...

    How about a closeup of the corners? I'm very curious to see how you did them.
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    Just bought a nice piece of leather covering for my Gibson GA-50...

    Very cool! Can't wait to see the finished product.
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    Go placidly amidst the noise and haste

    You guys are twisted! :laugh2: :laugh2:
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    Sliding on a Soul Tramp

    Thanks guys! I appreciate the kind words. It really is a wicked sounding amp. It only does one thing, but it does it well. Gotta love those Weber alnicos!
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    Go placidly amidst the noise and haste

    Go placidly amidst the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even the dull and the ignorant; they too have their story. Avoid loud and...




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