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Old 30th March 2004, 09:31 PM   #1
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Default replace attenuator on Golden Tube SEP-1SE

Hello all,

I have a Golden Tube SEP-1 SE preamp that I'd like to play around with a bit. See if I can drastically improve the sound, etc.

Step #1 is to definitely upgrade the attenuator. Golden Tube was notorious back in the day for having attenuator issues...I believe they went thru 4 different volume pots as people complained. I believe I have the 3rd one, tho I'm not sure. It's definitely not stepped, tho.

So, knowing relatively nothing about DIY audio, but being a reasonably competent engineer, I'd like some advice on how to go about upgrading that control.

Any recommendations for attenuators?

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Old 2nd October 2011, 12:56 PM   #2
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Default Golden Tube Audio SEP-1

I can advise a lot of the mods of Golden Tube Audio SEP-1
But I need the origin schematic of this preamp
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Old 3rd October 2011, 07:37 PM   #3
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Eek! I did realize how old this OP was.

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