Joseph Esmilla's "dumpster dive
JE Labs "mini"
- 2 x 6SL7 for RCA style phono stage and 1 x 6SN7, each half configured as an
anode follower. External power supply. Line input switching via a Radio Shack
6" fullrange paper cone with alnico magnet.
compression driver with a partially horn loaded mounting flange "blu-tacked"
[from a Coral tweeter].
paper cone alnico magnet driver aided by a
[hacked from Radio Shack LX4s] using a 1uf oil cap as x'over. The cabinet came
with the driver built with 3/4" plywood "naturally aged" very dry and
resonant. I changed the front and back panels. The
now has a rectangular 3.75"W x 1.5"H port to extend the bass.
it was a sealed type enclosure. Paid $7.50 + tax at a pawnshop for the pair.
Sounds much better than it looks!
- Cheap [wobbly] Ikea stands but height
- Alternate speakers - David Weems
TQWT with RS 40-1354
- Toshiba 19" color TV
- RCA Hi-Fi VCR
- Harman Kardon T403 tuner