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Old 3rd July 2009, 03:33 AM   #1
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Default An F1 clone comes alive. Again.

As I threatened to do, I've pulled the F1 channel banks from my F1/F2 clone into a new chassis.

I've a few build up pics on a camera I can't find... Mostly of the PS stack buildup. Basically, the PS PCB on long standoffs over the transfo that has a sheet metal shield.

You can see where I hacksawed the clone F1 channel boards in half, ran jumpers & mounted them to 8" x 8" heatsinks. Heatsinks retail about $28 USD each but snagged 4 for $40 shipped from the bay.

Amp has a main A/C in & a zipcord A/C trigger connected to a 120VAC relay. So 3-prong plug goes in wall, 2-prong A/C trigger to pre-amp switched outlet.

Idea is that this sits on the floor behind one of the speakers & wires run to it.

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Sounds great & came out exactly like I wanted... Thanks to NP again for making it possible for us to build these
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Old 4th July 2009, 12:25 AM   #2
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Another F1 lurches back to life.

Nice job.
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