Go Back   Home > Forums > >
Home Forums Rules Articles diyAudio Store Blogs Gallery Wiki Register Donations FAQ Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Tubes / Valves All about our sweet vacuum tubes :) Threads about Musical Instrument Amps of all kinds should be in the Instruments & Amps forum

s5electronics 16ls schematic
s5electronics 16ls schematic
Please consider donating to help us continue to serve you.

Ads on/off / Custom Title / More PMs / More album space / Advanced printing & mass image saving
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 17th May 2009, 11:55 PM   #1
Salsero is offline Salsero  United States
diyAudio Member
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Texas USA
Default s5electronics 16ls schematic

Hey guys. I recently completed a set of TriTrix speakers following the desing in parts express. I am very impressed with what $121 (on sale) in drivers and electronics + $110 on oak plywood and hardware can sound like. Well, now that the DIY audio bug started, why stop. Next is a 16LS "upgraded" amp. However, after reading a lot of the threads it seems like upgrading the output transformer to Edcors andthe output cap is a must for bass. I am also considering:
1. Dual power supplies and an AC filter or an isolation transformer to clean up the power.
2. Sowter TVC in place of the pot.
3. Maybe run ultralinear - please some input on this.

So my question, Does anyone have the schematics for the amp? With these upgrades I would rather get a schematic and not buy some parts twice (the original plus the upgrade).
My second question - has anyone tried low voltage power supplies for the filament heaters (if applicable for the 16ls).
It seems like there are a lot of details that with marginal increase in cost can mak amps sound better - like dual mono power supplies and layout, etc... please share any of these details, I would certainly appreciate it.
  Reply With Quote


s5electronics 16ls schematicHide this!Advertise here!
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Review of New S-5 K-16LS Kit fenpark15 Tubes / Valves 155 19th September 2014 11:03 PM
K-16ls kevin.dickerson Tubes / Valves 7 27th April 2011 01:37 AM
K-16LS Help Please Madmen Tubes / Valves 6 10th December 2008 09:26 PM
S-5 K-16LS Kit arrived in Germany !! lufton Tubes / Valves 10 19th November 2008 10:59 PM
s5electronics tube amp kit damping factor ben106 Tubes / Valves 9 26th September 2007 09:42 AM

New To Site? Need Help?

All times are GMT. The time now is 09:33 AM.

Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Resources saved on this page: MySQL 16.67%
vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright ©1999-2017 diyAudio