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5E3 Build: the "NEWBERRY"

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Sound clips from this build: recorded with the venerable and humble Shure SM57 > True Precision preamp > Lynx Aurora > Nuendo. No effects...just a guitar, a cord, and the amp...

Stratocaster-Texas Shuffle in 'A' (bridge pickup)
Stratocaster-Jazz/Blues Chord Progression in 'F' (neck pickup)
Stratocaster-Chicago Shuffle in 'E' (middle pickup)
Les Paul-Double Stop Thang in 'A' (bridge pickup)
Les Paul-Blues/Rock Riffing in 'A' (bridge pickup)

Overview of the back of cab and open chassis. Weber 12A125A AlNiCo 30 watt 12 inch speaker (their version of the Jensen P12Q). Current tubes are GE 6087 rectifier, 2 @ GE 6V6GTY (all three with with brown low-loss micanol bases), RCA 12AX7, and Tung-Sol 12AY7...

Eat your heart out, Tufnel,...this one goes to 12!

Tilt-back legs installed...

I did not hook up the ground switch (I didn't see any reason to since it has a grounded AC plug. May convert that to a Standby switch, but this amp really doesn't need one...

Running a 16 ohm Weber, hence the orange positve lead...

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