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Old 9th January 2008, 06:39 PM   #1
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I'm pretty new the the DIY electronics. But I do like music, I do like tinkering, and I don't have money. Seemed like the way to go, and this community consistently comes up on Google searches. Hoping to figure out how to make a simple tube amps so I can ditch my current unsatisfying setup.
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Old 10th January 2008, 03:56 PM   #2
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Originally posted by GrooveCat
But I do like music, I do like tinkering, and I don't have money.
That's how I started. I now have to put up lots of shelves to store all my stuff...

Welcome to the forum.
The loudspeaker: The only commercial Hi-Fi item where a disproportionate part of the budget isn't spent on the box. And the one where it would make a difference...
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Old 10th January 2008, 04:08 PM   #3
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Old 10th January 2008, 04:29 PM   #4
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DIY doesn't necessarily translate into cheap .

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Have fun, and remember why you got into this in the first place...

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Old 11th January 2008, 02:37 PM   #5
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Hehe, I guess we can always find a way to spend as much money on anything we want. I figure to start cheap, and get an understanding of things, then try to build a sound machine to fill my ears with happy. I have a stereo that works. But it's like the wizard behind his curtain - I can' see or understand what's going on. Tubes are nice and in your face.

Thanks a lot for the Links t-head. The miniblok looks like just the simple introduction I am looking for, and the page is well written and informative.

Thanks for all the welcomes everyone. I'll be reading from you soon.

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