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Amp Guts Photos - Official Thread - Lets see those pics

Discussion in 'Amps [BG]' started by svtb15, Feb 5, 2009.


  1. Yes, Allow Bass guts, afterall Guts is Guts

    166 vote(s)
    30.7%
  2. No way! Keep 'em seperate

    374 vote(s)
    69.3%
  1. svtb15

    svtb15

    Mar 22, 2004
    Austin,TX- New York,NY
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist:Alleva-Coppolo| MESA |Genz-Benz R.I.P.|REDDI|Westone
    EDIT: Pardon my grammar on the above poll.

    I did a search and did not find one here.
    I don't know if this will go anywhere.. But i love photos of the inside of amps.
    Amp Guts.
    So i am starting the Amp Guts thread.. If anyone has pics of the inside of their rigs...
    SPEAKERS ,Preamps, Power amps OK too.. Just has to be the inside, under the hood pic
    Post them here.. Home projects are welcome too..

    Current my Genz Benz GBE1200
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    No Longer have this Ampeg SVT3 Pro
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    No Longer have the Mesa Mpulse 600
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    Old Bagend S12 with an EV SRO
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  2. KsPiNeSh

    KsPiNeSh

    Mar 28, 2008
    Kansas City
    Shucks - all I have is the GBE-1200 and M-Pulse 600... which you already posted. FWIW, mine look exactly the same :)
     
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  4. If I feel like it later, I'll get some pictures up of my Sunn Concert Bass and Concert Slave.
     
  5. Norre

    Norre

    Jan 5, 2001
    Antwerp, Belgium
    Here's some pics of my Mesa/Boogie Bass 400+:

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    My tubes will be swapped for JJ's next week. I ordered them yesterday :)
     
  6. BartmanPDX

    BartmanPDX Supporting Member

    Not the best pic by any stretch, but here's the inside of my pride and joy, my Brunetti Mister B! bass preamp.

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    Yep, that's seven tubes. Two channels of sonic bliss.
     
  7. Loudthud

    Loudthud

    Dec 25, 2007
    Dallas Texas
    Picture of the power section of my Traynor YBA3. Shows four bias adjustment pots and phase inverter balance. The big brown things are the "widow maker" caps.
     

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  8. svtb15

    svtb15

    Mar 22, 2004
    Austin,TX- New York,NY
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist:Alleva-Coppolo| MESA |Genz-Benz R.I.P.|REDDI|Westone
    oh that is sweet... I will have to get my SVT2 out ... oh my back:)
     
  9. svtb15

    svtb15

    Mar 22, 2004
    Austin,TX- New York,NY
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist:Alleva-Coppolo| MESA |Genz-Benz R.I.P.|REDDI|Westone
    thats a piece of art
     
  10. BillyB_from_LZ

    BillyB_from_LZ Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2000
    Chicago
    A delicious little 60 watt speaker!!!
     
  11. The business side of a Marshall VBA 400
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    And the warm side.
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  12. Mcrelly

    Mcrelly

    Jun 16, 2003
    Minnesota, USA
    I bought this amp for a friends daughter who is learning bass, and now guitar,keys and drums... I paired it up with a aggie gs112. IMHO it sounds AS GOOD as Eden wt550 or Thunderfunk 550. I've played them all myself at my fairly loud church gig.

    I got the yorkville cheap ($125) because the input circuit board was "iffy". turns out two short wires going down to the main board. apparently when some past users would try to tighten the upper input jack which would put torque on the little circuit board (pictured upper right) finally cracking one or both wire soldering connections. a $15 fix.

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  13. svtb15

    svtb15

    Mar 22, 2004
    Austin,TX- New York,NY
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist:Alleva-Coppolo| MESA |Genz-Benz R.I.P.|REDDI|Westone
    60 watts? gulp...... I have put alot more than that into it....double gulp.. i have lit the clip light one one channel of my old carvin dcm1500 on that little one... gulp again.. It still works and sounds great.... The thing is vintage for sure



     
  14. Jazzman

    Jazzman

    Nov 26, 2002
    Raleigh, NC
  15. fffreddy

    fffreddy

    Jul 25, 2007
    Canada
    Love the guts of that Mesa 400+...big fat tubes like soldiers in a row!!

    Here's the innards of an SWR Interstellar Overdrive.
     

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  16. anderbass

    anderbass

    Dec 20, 2005
    Phoenix. Az.
  17. bobcruz

    bobcruz

    Mar 10, 2004
    Alameda, CA
    My Carvin tube power amp--100 watts of EL34s:

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  18. renejaime

    renejaime

    May 25, 2005
    Austin
    I'm too lazy to open up my aggie so...

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  19. JCM800

    JCM800

    Jan 22, 2009
    Austin TX
    Late 70's SVT chassis

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  20. svtb15

    svtb15

    Mar 22, 2004
    Austin,TX- New York,NY
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist:Alleva-Coppolo| MESA |Genz-Benz R.I.P.|REDDI|Westone
    oohhhhh yaeahhh!!!

     
  21. svtb15

    svtb15

    Mar 22, 2004
    Austin,TX- New York,NY
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist:Alleva-Coppolo| MESA |Genz-Benz R.I.P.|REDDI|Westone
    nice.... I should have made the thread Guess the AMP GUTS... show the guts and name what amp it is.. oh well.
    Nice aggy..
    I have to pull my SVT 2 apart this week so i will get some posted here.



     



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