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Scratch Building a Fender 5F1 Champ from Scrap Parts.....Part 2

2013-12-21 2,527 25 204,189 YouTube

In this Part 2 video, a Fender 5F1 Champ chassis is built from scrap parts, primarily from an early Premier RF Signal Generator, and is tested for its tone and function. In addition, four special features are added to the circuit: a variable negative feedback loop, an adjustable cathode bias resistor, a switchable 4 and 8 ohm speaker output jack, and a virtual center tap for the 6V filament transformer winding (to reduce hum). Each of these features is explained in detail, as is the overall layout and design of the circuit. NOTE: For continuity, it would be best if you first viewed the Part 1 video. If you enjoy videos featuring classic vintage amplifiers, jukeboxes, electronic gear, home-built projects, and basic (easily understood) technical presentations, then please subscribe to my channel. You will gain immediate access to over 110 additional videos and (if you activate the service) you will be notified each time a new video is posted. Thanks for watching !!!!