Archive for November, 2010

Maestro EP-3 Echoplex Delay

November 24, 2010

This is an early to mid 1970s Maestro EP-3 Echoplex Delay.  It still creates a much better sound than digital versions but requires much more maintenance.

Zenith TV Service Box

November 19, 2010

This is a Zenith TV Service Box from the 1960s. This box holds my stock of preamp tubes.

RCA Vacuum Tube Service Box

November 19, 2010

This is an RCA Vacuum Tube Service Box from the 1940s to 1950s.

GE Vacuum Tube Service Box

November 19, 2010

This is the front of the GE Vacuum Tube Service Box.  Note that the owner originally lived in Long Island until moving to Southern California, per documentation found in the box, sometime after 1954.
See image of the back.

GE Vacuum Tube Service Box

November 19, 2010

This is the backside of a late 1940s to early 1950s GE Vacuum Tube Service Box.

RCA Vacuum Tube Service Box

November 18, 2010

This is an RCA Vacuum Tube Service Box from the 1950s-60s.  I have it stuffed with output tubes and I’m sure I’ll need them!

Gibson GA9 Guitar Amplifier

November 10, 2010

Gibson GA9 Guitar Amplifier

This 1958 amplifier has two 6V6 output tubes, one 12ax7 preamp tube and one 5Y3 rectifier tube.

It contains a 10″ Jensen speaker and puts out about 10 watts.  turn it up to 8, add a pedal with level control and it is bliss!