YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by Don » Fri Dec 23, 2011 2:23 pm

kingman wrote:Monoblocks in Tha House!!!!!...Arrived in good shape...TUBE TIME!!!!!
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Quit bragging! ](*,) ](*,) Time to put them in the Kingman museum yet? :shock: :lol:

Seriously, congratulations and Merry Christmas to you and Tammy. :D Give us a follow up on how you like them. 8)
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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by kingman » Fri Dec 23, 2011 4:08 pm

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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by TNRabbit » Fri Dec 23, 2011 4:40 pm

Alex, can I get my 4 amp bottoms now??
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From FrankieD's lips to your ears: Sunfire - a quiet box of endless power.

Sunfire TG-IV/400~7 Amp
Carver SD/A-360 CDP
Benchmark DAC-1
Sony SACD/DVD-A
Active bi-amp: Ashly XR-1001 & 2 Rane PEQ-15s
Main: HotRodded AL-IIIs
Sub: Klipsch RT-12d
Center: Sunfire CRS-3c
Surround: Sunfire CRS-3 (x 2)

OconeeOrange wrote:"Gary likes to play it 'loud' as do I. His system begs you turn it up until you die"

RIP WIlliam B. Dibble, 1948-2012. I'll miss you my friend.

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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by Zoot Horn » Fri Dec 23, 2011 5:05 pm

Don't worry guys,,it'll take Wayne at leat a year before he even puts tubes in em' :-#

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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by kingman » Fri Dec 23, 2011 6:20 pm

Alex, can I get my 4 amp bottoms now??
...NO........ :lol:
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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by Don » Fri Dec 23, 2011 7:05 pm

Hey Wayne,

If the left channel doesn't work on one of them, then Alex took my advice and swapped mine for yours. :lol: :lol: :lol:
To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead.
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"Try not to become a man of success, but rather a man of value" Albert Einstein

"Politicians are the only people in the world who create problems and then campaign against them". Charlie Reese

"The problems we face today exist because the people who work for a living are outnumbered by those who vote for a living." Brad Shurett


"Kindness is a language that the Deaf can hear and the Blind can see." Mark Twain

RIP BILL D. RIP WRABBIT

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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by kingman » Fri Dec 23, 2011 7:24 pm

Just ordered tubes....yea George...TUBES!!!!!
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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by mbskeam » Fri Dec 23, 2011 7:30 pm

Just ordered tubes....yea George...TUBES!!!!!
what?????
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SUNFIRE: Tube pre
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2 sets of ALS'3, set of SILVERS, set of PLATS
AUDIOCONTROL: phase coupled activator
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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by kingman » Fri Dec 23, 2011 7:34 pm

what?????
...sorry Mike...didn't plan ahead... ](*,) ](*,) ](*,)
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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by mbskeam » Fri Dec 23, 2011 7:46 pm

no,.....
what brand?...... :lol: :lol: :lol:
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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)

“Youth ages, immaturity is outgrown, ignorance can be educated, and drunkenness sobered, but stupid lasts forever.”
― Aristophanes

The only thing I'll feel......will be the RECOIL
Necronomicon Ex-Mortis....... Klaatu Barada Nikkto
"We should seek the greatest value of our action"

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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by kingman » Fri Dec 23, 2011 8:01 pm

Shuguang Beijing 6N2 ....Sovtek EL84 Power Vacuum Tube
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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by Zoot Horn » Fri Dec 23, 2011 8:10 pm

pic's or it didn't happen

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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by tinpan » Sat Dec 24, 2011 9:37 am

Congratulations, they look great.
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2 channel - AN L3 Signature Line stage, AN Interstage Mono Blocks 300b PSE, AN Sig. DAC 3.1 , AN Sig. Phono Stage, Sota Comet TT, Altec A5's

2 channel - Carver VTA20 Baby Black Beauty, Custom Line Stage, Klipschorns

2 channel - AN Interstage Mono Blocks 300b PSE, Carver C-5 Pre, Altec A4 speakers


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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by TNRabbit » Mon Jan 02, 2012 8:40 pm

TNRabbit wrote:Alex, can I get my 4 amp bottoms now??
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From FrankieD's lips to your ears: Sunfire - a quiet box of endless power.

Sunfire TG-IV/400~7 Amp
Carver SD/A-360 CDP
Benchmark DAC-1
Sony SACD/DVD-A
Active bi-amp: Ashly XR-1001 & 2 Rane PEQ-15s
Main: HotRodded AL-IIIs
Sub: Klipsch RT-12d
Center: Sunfire CRS-3c
Surround: Sunfire CRS-3 (x 2)

OconeeOrange wrote:"Gary likes to play it 'loud' as do I. His system begs you turn it up until you die"

RIP WIlliam B. Dibble, 1948-2012. I'll miss you my friend.

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Re: YOUR CF Tube Amp Build Progress

Post by jerryj12 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 11:39 pm

Woohoo ! Finished ours.
Works like a champ. :D
Just have the name plate and the finish plate on the front to put on.
Pics coming soon as I get them on.

I did do the 12ax7 mod. Sounds great. Thanks Alex for posting the instructions for it.

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