5 Sep The title of Morgan Jones’s book, Building Valve Amplifiers, reveals it all. The title isn’t Understanding Valve Amplifiers nor is it Designing. Building Valve Amplifiers has 24 ratings and 2 reviews. Shane said: Required reading for those who are practical and creative with valves. Enjoying great. Read “Building Valve Amplifiers” by Morgan Jones with Rakuten Kobo. Building Valve Amplifiers is a unique hands-on guide for anyone working with tube audio .

Author: Kigazuru Fenrishicage
Country: Serbia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Sex
Published (Last): 19 July 2014
Pages: 229
PDF File Size: 5.94 Mb
ePub File Size: 3.51 Mb
ISBN: 629-7-75202-801-5
Downloads: 33414
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Majin

Remember, tubes are not stainless steel yardsticks, being more vzlve car tires—they wear out. Ships from and sold by Amazon. Toni Cabezuelo added it Jun 08, Editor of Stock Car Racing Magazine. One person found this helpful.

Building Valve Nuilding by Morgan Jones. Design of Electrical Services for Buildings. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Performance Automotive Engine Math. Share your thoughts with other customers. Given that fact, how does one sort out the crux of the problem—and long distance, at that—bad component, bad wiring, bad layout, under-specified parts…? The text offers a hands-on approach to valve electronics – classic and modern – with a minimum of theory.

A key point here is that audio electronics has its own subtleties and important details that do not appear on the radar of most other electronic undertakings. If you actually intend to create, modify, restore or repair tube audio equipment, I would highly recommend purchasing Building Valve Amplifiers even if you are seasoned by many years of practical experience.


The only hands-on approach to building valve and tube amps–classic and modern–with a minimum of theory Design, construction, fault-finding, and testing are all illustrated by step-by-step examples, enabling readers to clearly understand the content and succeed in their own projects Includes a complete self-build amplifier project, putting into practice the key techniques introduced throughout the book.

Pages with maplifiers products. Nevertheless, the Aikido amplifier will still function flawlessly, as it tracks these voltage changes symmetrically. In Building Valve AmplifiersJones leaves out most tube-circuit theory there are only about ten formulas uones the book, for example. Valvw am convinced that jone readers will be amazed at the quantity of new useful knowledge it contains. Better than SRPP or Grounded-Cathode Amplifier The Aikido circuit symmetrically hones imperfect triodes against equally imperfect triodes, which greatly reduces its distortion output; it also sidesteps power supply noise by incorporating the noise into its normal operation.

This set of books will take you a long way in understanding guitar tube amplifiers from every angle.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! The information is presented with a minimum of math yet is well supported by excellent examples and illustrations that clearly bring home the salient points.

Large font, large margins, huge photos and diagrams, but little practical substance. Your display name should be at least 2 characters long.


Join Kobo & start eReading today

Boards are made in the USA and come with instructions that include schematic and recommended part values. This 2nd Edition builds on the success of the first with technology and technique revisions throughout and, significantly, a major jonse self-build project, worked through step-by-step, which puts into practice the principles and techniques introduced throughout the book. The source also covers design principles and construction techniques to help end users build their own tool from scratch designs that work.

View table of contents.

Lists with This Book. Page 1 1 Start over Page 1 1. Please try again later. Explaining carefully, but never excessively, Jones is out neither to impress nor to intimidate.

Building Valve Amplifiers: Morgan Jones: : Books

Handy book, its helpful in building tube equipment. Rob rated it really liked it Oct 12, Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our ampljfiers personal information. The definitive valve amplifier cookbook for classic and modern equipment.

Item s unavailable for purchase. Building Valve Amplifiers is a unique hands-on guide for anyone working akplifiers tube audio equipment – as an electronics experimenter, audiophile or audio engineer.