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Offline Grainger49

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Bud Tugly Seduction, Matches Bud Tugly FP 2
« on: December 15, 2009, 06:47:47 am »
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Re: Bud Tugly Seduction
« Reply #1 on: December 15, 2009, 06:48:23 am »
And the belly after KK Teflon RIAA caps:
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Re: Bud Tugly Seduction
« Reply #2 on: December 15, 2009, 07:17:28 am »
Nice military connector.

What did you use as an umbilical?

Paramours
Paraglows
Excites
Heavily modded Soul Sister and Groove Thang
Quickie modded to active low pass filter
Quickie modded to headphone amp
Lots of Bottlehead parts used for building other stuff

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Re: Bud Tugly Seduction
« Reply #3 on: December 15, 2009, 07:35:23 am »
They are most likely overkill for what we do but cannon connectors sure are nice. I used one for the umbilical on my 2A3 amp.

By the way, you can get a right angle strain relief for yours.


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Re: Bud Tugly Seduction
« Reply #4 on: December 15, 2009, 08:22:01 am »
The cables and Amphenol connectors I used were salvage from a machine installation in LaGrange Ga.  They were tachometer cables (#16 AWG with a braded outer shield).  I forget why they were cut off and new connectors soldered on.  I got 6 of them, IIRC.  At Kimberly-Clark all signal wires had to be a minimum of 600V insulation.  

Overkill but I already had them.  I bought two receptacles, one for the Seduction and one for the FP 2.
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Grainger Morrison, Audio Salesman 1966-1976

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Re: Bud Tugly Seduction, Matches Bud Tugly FP 2
« Reply #5 on: January 26, 2010, 06:54:45 pm »
I do like the 'Michael Jackson' cotton glove in the first photo. You are a man destined never to soil a tube with an oily fingerprint.

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Re: Bud Tugly Seduction, Matches Bud Tugly FP 2
« Reply #6 on: January 27, 2010, 02:26:18 am »
I use them because the tubes are hot.  My hands are extremely dry, very little oil there anyway.

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