Erik Bell's Discussions (14)

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"Thank you very much for your reply and the diagram! I was hoping this was the case.…"

Erik Bell replied Dec 20, 2015 to Grounding for Cigar Box Amps: Chassis Ground?

4 Dec 20, 2015
Reply by Scott aka Farmer Ted

"Thanks again. I really appreciate all your help with this. I'm very excited about th…"

Erik Bell replied Dec 2, 2015 to Dual IM386 Chip amp

31 Nov 3, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

"Oh yes, I had the JFET backwards and the circuit just made a clicking sound which we…"

Erik Bell replied Dec 1, 2015 to Dual IM386 Chip amp

31 Nov 3, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

"This picture was taken before I mounted the pots on a cardboard frame so I could sol…"

Erik Bell replied Dec 1, 2015 to Dual IM386 Chip amp

31 Nov 3, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

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Erik Bell replied Dec 1, 2015 to Dual IM386 Chip amp

31 Nov 3, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

"I think the pots are standard sized (they're not particularly small) but this was my…"

Erik Bell replied Dec 1, 2015 to Dual IM386 Chip amp

31 Nov 3, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

"I got the parts and have built it on a breadboard. It works and sounds pretty cool,…"

Erik Bell replied Dec 1, 2015 to Dual IM386 Chip amp

31 Nov 3, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

"Great. Thanks for confirming. I order stuff from Jameco and they have a wide variety…"

Erik Bell replied Nov 12, 2015 to Dual IM386 Chip amp

31 Nov 3, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

"Isn't 100 nano Farads (nF) the same as .1 micro Farads (uF)?On your diagram, you hav…"

Erik Bell replied Nov 11, 2015 to Dual IM386 Chip amp

31 Nov 3, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

"Thanks!"

Erik Bell replied Nov 9, 2015 to Dual IM386 Chip amp

31 Nov 3, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

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