A Forum for civilized discourse on tube amps, and tube & hifi audio. Dedicated to Kevin O’Connor’s ‘The Ultimate Tone’ book series. Learn about Power Scaling. Ultimate Tone books by Kevin O’Connor. «on: August 24, , am». I’ m thinking about purchasing these books, but holy crap they’re expensive. 29 Feb So I’m wondering if the Kevin O’Connor’s The Ultimate Tone series would be a good set of books to get. One thing that puts me off is they are.

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At this point I may find it sucks. Tube data is provided for the seventeen most common types used in guitar amplifiers, with pin-outs for nine less common numbers.

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But O’Connor seems to know what he is talking about. Refresh and try again. Kevin is an audio designer, author and speaker, known for his proprietary methodology called Power Scaling, and for his eleven books on audio subjects.

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Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Lots of great info. Kevin O’Connor takes a fresh look at the ultimaye for tube amplification and applies the modern advancements and safety measures to his designs. The editing overall is kind of low budget.

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The intended reader must be able to work from a schematic. Mar 1, 4.

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Tube data for the common types used in guitar and bass amps tonf provided, along with a discussion of stage set-up and player ergonomics. This is the book that jump-started the boutique tube guitar amp business. MarkFMar 1, Eric marked it as to-read Oct 31, Basic vacuum tube operation is clearly presented, as are power supply principles.

That said I don’t like his mods and the amp rebuild kits with all the new orange drop caps.


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It too has a lot of info that I’ll probably never need. Please try again later. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you tje to read. It’s pretty informative, with a lot of info that I’ll probably never need.

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So it’s good to have the info at your finger tips to reinforce what you’ve learned as a cross reference. Generally, many options are presented to achieve the end sonic goal.

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