User manuals, ceriatone amplifier operating guides and service manuals. Ceriatone marshall clone 1836 watt amplifier demo youtube. Dumble amplifiers information archive courtesy of rob. The ceriatone custom built signature series british style 18 watt tmb ef86 boutique guitar amp is a tribute to the hard to find, 1966 marshall 18 watt lead combo amplifier with two channels 4 inputs with a tremolo unit operating on channel two. Dumble amps information archive this dumble amps information archive has been collected and kindly provided by rob livesey. Nov 20, 20 doug and pat compare the original to the new marshall 18 watt combo. The tmb channel features a preamp somewhat similar to a continue reading british style 18w. As i follow the metroamp instructions schematic it shows the 27k nfb resistor is connected to the 16 ohm tap of the impedance switch. I have built another low wattage amp with similar circuit that fries the v1 ecc83 for the crunch and as others have said the speakers make a huge difference. It is a 2 channel amp that kind of combines the two amps together. Ceriatone amplification marshall, fender, matchless. Ceriatone amplifier user manuals download manualslib. The tmb channel features a preamp somewhat similar to a continue reading british style 18w tmb.
I actually had a yeti 50 and sold it a few years ago. However, the posted schematic shows the nfb resistor connected to the 8 ohm tap on the impedance switch. I played through a chupacabra a few years ago and thought it was fantastic, so theyre definitely great amps provided you get them to build it, or you know how to build an amp without breaking components. For the solos we used the vintage 30 cabinets and a different 50watt head. Doug and pat compare the original to the new marshall 18 watt combo. Its a whole lot more gain than ive ever dealt with before, so please, those more in the know than me, point out my mistakes. The byoc tmb18 comes with the most complete, thorough, and easy. Theres been some talk recently about kit amps, so im posting my experience so far with this one.
And just like all of our kits, we dont just hand you a schematic and wiring diagram and throw you to the wolves. Ive been wanting a plexi, no master volume amp and there seems to be 2 kinds i hear, some are fat and warm and others are super bright and shrill on top. The normal channel is exactly the same as that of the 18w standard. Metro 50w lead, jtm50 black flag, and ceriatone 18w tmb scumback m55m75, ceriatone clator. Instruction manuals and kit build layouts for ceriatone amplification guitar amplifiers and effects loop buffers. The components specified in this schematic utilize potentially fatal high voltages. This was a demo for a tonal reference to a potential buyer for this amplifier. When you buy products through links across our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. See mat garmans jtm451962 mod page for more information on modifying the jtm45 and 1962 reissues back to the original 60s jtm45 specs. I am building a ceriatone 18w tmb and planning on installing the zeroloss fx loop in ceriatone 18w tmb. Sep 25, 2011 the diy community has responded by putting together cooperative websites such where builders share schematics and layout plans for variations of the 18 watt amp. To read our articles about building these guitar amp kits please click on the category of interest in the orange menu. My next build is a 18 watt lite ii variant no trem or tmb that has the classic watkins circuit to hopefully capture the original sound. See more ideas about classic rock, classic and rock and roll history.
The ceriatone 18w tmb is the next logical step from the standard 18w. I dont know enough about resistors and caps to understand why the things you. Orders placed during this time will ship the following monday. Marshall 18 watt tmb ef86 guitar amps usa ceriatone amplifiers. Its the tmb version with a master volume on one channel. Ceriatone amplification marshall, fender, matchless, trainwreck clones. Its not listed explicitly as tmb on their site, but thats what it is.
Any input would be appreciated here is a link to what i believe is the latest stock schematic to the ceriatone 18w tmb. Feldhell has an equivalent telegraphy speed of 30 wmp 2. Immediately the circuit was pared down to its bare essentials and dubbed the 18watt lite. Ceriatone plexi superlead 100 watt i was shocked at how great it sounded. Nick at ceriatone built this amp, its not a home brew. Valvestorm will be closed from monday december 31, 2018 to friday january 4, 2019. Cookies help us improve performance, enhance user experience and deliver our services. The very first version of diylc, written in delphi and runs only on windows. Make sure that your cw transceiver is suitable for highspeed morse code. It adds to the versatility, but its not as useful of a feature because the el84s break up so quick. This is guitar kit builders directory of amplifier kits.
If you want an overdrive special sound without spending 20 grand, maybe ceriatone is the way to go. Marshall 18 watt tmb ef86 guitar amps usa ceriatone. The 18w replaces the tremolo channel with a more traditional, britishinspired preamp with a full tonestack and master volume. At this point, i would not encourage anyone to download or use 2. Do all 18 watt marshall circuitsclones sound about the. May 19, 2015 a close up look at the ceriatone jtm45. See the marshall amps 1962 page for more information on this amp.
Tube amp schematics, tube amp information, tube amp projects. Im a novice amp builder and im about to start a mojotone 18 watt tmb kit build. The schematic is meant to be an aid for assembly and debug. Around the year 2000 a web site was dedicated to all things 18watt and many built it up and stripped it down in a hundred different ways. Maintenance and repair of all equipment utilizing hazardous voltages must be referred to a properly trained and qualified technician. The wire colors, component values, layout markers, and design are faithfully reproduced for this schematic. Reverb is a marketplace bringing together a widespanning community to buy, sell, and discuss all things music gear. These amps were originally designed as medium power amps that would allow a musician to plug in more than one amplified instrument at a time. Ceriatone makes well built amplifiers overseas, with. We at ceriatone would be happy to serve your needs, whether you are a diyer, an amp shop, or a boutique amp manufacturer. Many 18 watt amp kits are also available from such companies as ceriatone and weber. Marshall 18 watt combo schematic components have been numbered for reference purposes only. Now i have another being built by nik and should be getting it soon.
The kit is designed for el84s but im not too fond of them and id like to use 6v6s in their place. This is an odd bastard child of slo100, jcm800, plexi, 18 watt, vox ac30, with a few ideas pinched from dumble ods. All capacitors are rated for at least 400v unless otherwise noted. We only have manuals for amps that are our own exclusive designs. Hoffman princeton reverb build build pictures, info and video links with sounds my princeton reverb build page the schematic, layout diagram and bom for this amp are here. For most of the guitar amps you can refer to the original manufacturer guitar amplifiers manual. Ceriatone 18 watt 1974 clone marshall type youtube. After researching between the chupa, and the yeti, i came to the king kong. I plan to enlarge the power tube socket holes and transpose the 9 pin to octal sockets but im kind of stuck after that.
Mojotones tweed deluxe style amp is based on the popular 5e3 circuit from the 1950s and is by far our most popular amplifier. Mar 21, 2008 its not listed explicitly as tmb on their site, but thats what it is. At this time i do not support or update this version, its been almost a decade since i last played with it. Niks take on the infamous slash head from appetite. This schematic is great but i have one question that perhaps someone can clarify. Ive owned or still own ceriatone jcm 800 own 69 plexi own yeti 50 sold, but new one on the way 2061 lead and bass sold ots 20 sold ah 50 own. It switches the ohms but one half of the shaft on the pot broke. Would have to look at the schematic to know for sure. He used the sg with the slashes on the fingerboard, and a marshall 50 watt head and an old marshall 4x12 cabinet with the basket weave front with 25watt speakers.
King kong 50 watt king kong 100 watt the king kong, is an amp i have owned. First off the master volume is for the tmb channel only. Ceriatone has classic circuits to offer, as well as custom made to clients specifications. Here is a ceriatone 18 watt marshall clone in good condition.
Modified clone of the 1974 marshall 18 w tube amp 2 el84 3 12ax7 hp output 3. Now im looking to find a perfect alt rockrhcpfrusciante tone. Marshall 18 watt combo schematic revision 5 v4 v6 ez81. The diy community has responded by putting together cooperative websites such where builders share schematics and layout plans for variations of the 18 watt amp.344 1488 475 787 1431 599 1446 1078 1379 1504 1075 240 498 1245 1292 688 1180 1022 1176 82 1090 703 134 884 173 1251 1496 600 1052 216 848 403 591 645 1203 299 1432 1036 46 596 761 134 459 1402 547 691