Filed under Restorations

1976 Marshall Super Lead Restoration

Okay.  I do love my job. No, really I do. Sometimes a project comes along that I can really sink my teeth into. This poor old Marshall has been disrespected by several individuals armed with soldering irons and bad intentions. In this blog entry I will be documenting my efforts to de-modify this grand old … Continue reading

Potentiometer Basics

Potentiometer Basics

I have recently been asked a lot of questions regarding the mighty potentiometer and its function in guitars and amplifiers.  So, here is a brief and hopefully informative clip explaining what goes on inside these devices.  Enjoy!    

My Big Fat ’66 Bassman Restoration

All the way back in 2007, I had a Bassman on my mind.  A “blackface” Fender Bassman to be precise.  These amps are a wonderful singularity in the tube amp world.  The tone stack on the Bass instrument channel is truly unlike any other.  A good one is a tone treasure for the ages. I … Continue reading