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Old 14th August 2005, 11:50 PM   #1
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Default Schematic for tube compressor/sustain ?

Anyone know where to find one? I've got buckets of 12AX7s and 6SN7s so would prefere that tube.
Thanks in advance, John........
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Old 15th August 2005, 02:08 AM   #2
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There was one in Glass Audio in the earlier part of the century, but I don't recall which issue, and my old ones are in a box in my storage shed. I do recall it was a complex SOB though.
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Old 16th August 2005, 08:36 AM   #3
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Hello John,

You could try this forum: www.prodigy-pro.com/forum it's a pro-audio forum. They also diy this, so there are schematics around.


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Old 16th August 2005, 03:41 PM   #4
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There are some schems for a few Universal Audio compressors here. Also, some other tube stuff:

www.waltzingbear.com/Schematics/Urei.html

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Old 16th August 2005, 11:49 PM   #5
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Waltzing Bear. Thank you, I could not for the life of me recall the name of the site.
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Old 17th August 2005, 03:13 AM   #6
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Thanks guys. Brett is correct that most of the tube compressors are a bit complicated. The WaltzingBear site is very cool though. The more I read up on compressors the less it seems to make sense to build one. It may be time for yet another guitar amp or preamp.
Thanks Again, John.......
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Old 23rd August 2005, 04:52 PM   #7
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I usually find the diystompboxes.com forum to be the best source for stuff like this...
I think they have a long list of schematics up, too. You might be able to make a Maxon RCP660 or ART Levelar clone, if you really want a tube compressor.
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