thornev's Recent Activity

  1. thornev replied to the thread 1961 Fisher Factory price list with 500-S?.

    Yeah, the Japanese were always under-cutting USA prices for similar gear. They figured out how to reduce manufacturing costs and were...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 5:15 PM
  2. thornev replied to the thread Building Fisher SA-100 Clone.

    Very nice, Dave. Looks great, must sound great, runs cool, I bet you're feeling mighty handy right about now. When can we place our...

    Mar 19, 2019 at 7:52 PM
  3. thornev replied to the thread IBAM board - What are the connections again?.

    Larry - I have SIX wires coming from the IBAM: one for B-, one for ground, and 4 for each 7189 tube (my assuming the wiring would be...

    Mar 19, 2019 at 6:06 PM
  4. thornev replied to the thread 500B recap attempt reveals problems....

    Good job, Winters. Glad you got to AWESOME. Fishers surely are.

    Mar 19, 2019 at 5:06 PM
  5. thornev replied to the thread Building Fisher SA-100 Clone.

    Dave - You sort of answered my question. If I follow you, the DC voltage circuitry is kept separate from the signal circuitry. But...

    Mar 19, 2019 at 10:01 AM
  6. thornev replied to the thread Scott 299 schematic error?.

    Don - Mine is a 299 version 2. One of the first models but 2nd version.

    Mar 19, 2019 at 7:14 AM
  7. thornev replied to the thread Scott 299 schematic error?.

    Don - Can you tell me which caps are coupling caps in the 299? I can guess, but I'd like to know for sure. Thanks, Thorne

    Mar 18, 2019
  8. thornev replied to the thread Building Fisher SA-100 Clone.

    Is there some way you can explain how you keep the signal path and power (DC) path separated? And what components do you use to send...

    Mar 18, 2019
  9. thornev replied to the thread Fisher 500C.

    I have Fisher 500-C, KX-200 and Allegro A-19, McIntosh 250 and Scott 299 v2. I thought KX-200 sounded best, but now I think the Scott...

    Mar 18, 2019
  10. thornev replied to the thread Building Fisher SA-100 Clone.

    Wow, Dave. You seem to have found a way to minimize the wiring. Good luck. Thorne

    Mar 18, 2019
  11. thornev attached a file to the thread Scott 299 schematic error?.

    299-C was what I originally wanted because it sounded like, from what I read, that was the model where HH Scott got it all right...

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  12. thornev replied to the thread Scott 299 schematic error?.

    OK kv... I've been replacing caps and other parts. Complete list: - Replaced the two 20/30 450V can capacitors behind the power...

    Mar 18, 2019