Boothill Bassman 5F6A Chassis Kit
Build the World-Famous Tweed Bassman 5F6 Guitar Amplifier. These classic vacuum tube amps from 1959 are often the first choice of today's award-winning Guitarists and professional Musicians. They have been revived in Boutique, Hand-Built Modern Assemblies with improved components and design elements. Build one yourself in your spare time and save hundreds of dollars. Makes a far better amp than store bought.
Includes Chrome Plated Steel, White Screen Printed Chassis; Nice rigid 2mm epoxy resin Eyelet Board, 3 Nylon Machine Screws to fasten eyelet board to chassis, rubber chassis grommets; 1M, 250K, 25K, 5K Alpha Potentiometers, Black Chicken head Knobs; Pilot Light; Fuse Holder; Red/Yellow/Green/Blue Mil Spec Teflon coated Wire Kit; Ceramic Octal Tube Sockets; 9 Pin Outside Mount Tube Sockets with Covers; Bolt Kit for sockets and ground lug with K Lock Nuts; Ground bus and terminal strip, Genuine 1/4 inch Neutrik Jacks, 1/4 inch male Phone Plug, Faston speaker teminal connectors; and Quality Carling Toggle Switches; 3 prong Power Cord and Strain Relief. BootHill covers all the fine details.
Boutique Amp Goodies:
Multicomp Power Filter Caps (Four at 22uf); Mallory .1uF and .022uF Coupling Caps; 25uF Cathode Bypass Caps; Stackpole and Little Demon Carbon Comp Resistors; Metal Film and Cement Resitors; Silver Mica and PE Tone Control Caps.
Source your Cabinet, Speaker, Tubes and Transformers or ask me where to get them. Limited Email Support provided. Parts List and layout Diagrams provided by email. List of internet sources for build support available upon request. Cabinet, Speaker, Tubes and Transformers are NOT included.
Please DO NOT buy this kit if you are not accustomed to working safely with the Potentially Lethal High Voltages found in Tube Amplifiers. This kit is designed to be built by experienced Amp Builders.
$20 shipping in the CONUS
If you've never experienced the genius of the 5F6A circuitry, you owe it to yourself to build one. It is no wonder that the Tweed Bassman 5F6A remains the first choice of famous musicians.
Bit of information and sound check on Tweed 5E3 and Proluxe Fixed Bias and 5F1 Champ http://youtu.be/EqwaoVYpEqU