NAME THIS AMP

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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by mbskeam » Sun Jun 19, 2011 9:29 pm

I only need a print..... :D :D :D
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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by AlexSauter » Sun Jun 19, 2011 9:33 pm

Don't worry, we are waiting on it too... We will let you know when we get it ;-)
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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by Magnaryder » Mon Jun 20, 2011 12:31 am

Devil Spawn wrote:
mbskeam wrote:instead of painted how about a chassis made of ST.ST......
Dad says, "Yeah, yours will be Stainless Steel, but don't forget the extra $300.00." :lol: :lol:
How 'bout polished copper. Bet that would look great.

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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by OconeeOrange » Wed Jun 22, 2011 12:04 am

I vote epoxy coated ORANGE

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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by mbskeam » Wed Jun 22, 2011 12:10 am

you know these could be powder coated, I have one of those cheapo units, does not do too bad of a job....
all you need is a heat source of 350-375F, I bet we could find that..... :-" :-" :-"
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SILVER 7's
Amazing Line Source
2 SVS PB16 SUBS
#1 BLACK BEAUTY's made by the man, the myth, the legend Bob Carver
CARVER: TFM-75, TFM-45(3), SD/A-490T
SUNFIRE: Tube pre
WTL Amadeus GTA+DV DRT XV-1t
2 sets of ALS'3, set of SILVERS, set of PLATS
AUDIOCONTROL: phase coupled activator
KENWOOD: BASIC M2a (2)

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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by OconeeOrange » Wed Jun 22, 2011 12:15 am

I had the wheels on my Harley powder coated black. They still look like new -

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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by BillD » Wed Jun 22, 2011 11:17 am

You guys are gonna need bottles and bottles of THIS STUFF
It should sound like it isn't there!
There is a difference between hearing and listening...
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Post by treitz3 » Wed Jun 22, 2011 4:34 pm

What the hell?



#-o
In search of accurate reproduction of music. Real sound is my reference and while perfection may not be attainable? If I chase it, I might just catch excellence.

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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by Toy Maker » Wed Jun 22, 2011 5:11 pm

Already got a gallon mixed up....

It was sent with the silver7s when new. Basically automotive polish
Mothers and minwax if I'm not mistaken.. I'll ask Bob again later.
He still swears by the stuff.

I personally prefer Novus.

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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by BillD » Wed Jun 22, 2011 5:36 pm

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It should sound like it isn't there!
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Making life enjoyable through expensive electronics.
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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by treitz3 » Wed Jun 22, 2011 5:55 pm

Ah, for the powder coating. Gotcha'. I thought it was some sort of Machina Dynamica type tube application. My bad.
In search of accurate reproduction of music. Real sound is my reference and while perfection may not be attainable? If I chase it, I might just catch excellence.

The best way to enjoy digital music reproduction is to never listen to a good analogue reproduction.

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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by Toy Maker » Mon Aug 01, 2011 10:21 am

Anyone strongly opposed to this design ?!?!
Mine will be brushed Silver. If you want brushed Gold, that will be possible too.
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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by TNRabbit » Mon Aug 01, 2011 10:41 am

Works for me~
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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by kingman » Mon Aug 01, 2011 11:42 am

Very nice James!!! =D> =D> =D> Color will depend on the amp color...anything finalized yet???
In reality, it only matters what it sounds like to YOU!!!

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Re: NAME THIS AMP

Post by Toy Maker » Mon Aug 01, 2011 12:46 pm

I'm trying to talk him into black... he's trying to talk me into burgundy... ](*,) ](*,) ](*,) ](*,)

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