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B-928Electronic Projects for Musicians by Craig Anderton
Many effects builders have cited Electronic Projects for Musicians as the book that got them started. This book lays out the basics of effects building, detailing the tools, parts and techniques needed. This book contains 27 different projects including fuzz pedals, ring modulator, phase shifter and compressor, complete with diagrams, illustrations and simple step by step instructions. for those wanting to build their own effects, this is your starting point.
220 pages, softbound, with audio CD demonstrating effects
$27.95
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B-942The Early Years of the Les Paul Legacy 1915-1963 by Robb Lawrence
The Early Years of the Les Paul Legacy - 1915-1963
By Robb Lawrence Foreword by Les Paul
Journey through the career of musical giant, milestone guitarist and recording innovator Les Paul and marvel at the world of cutting-edge guitar design!
This lavishly illustrated book emerged out of author Robb Lawrence's years of research, interviews, and extensive research vintage articles. It's all here: the factory pictures, the designers, the electronics.
$27.95
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B-933Building Vacuum Tube Guitar & Bass Amplifiers, Volume 3
The follow up to Volume 1 and 2 in the series, covering advanced amplifier construction projects for the experienced builder.
Includes detailed plans for replicas of the following five classic tube amplifiers:
  • VOX AC15 (minus Vibrato) 15 watt amp with push-pull EL84s.
  • Marshall 1958 18 watt amp with push-pull EL84s.
  • Fender Princeton Reverb 15 watt amp with push-pull 6V6GTs.
  • Gibson EH150 25 watt amp with push-pull 6L6Gs.
  • Hiwatt DR103 100 watt amp with quad push-pull EL34s.
120 pages, spiral bound
$25.95
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B-925Electric Guitar Amplifier Handbook by Jack Darr
New reprint of the 4th edition of this book, originally published in 1973. Discusses signal amplification theory, how each part functions in an amplifier and contains many schematics and amps popular at the time.
Softbound, 382 pages (222 pages of schematics)
$27.95
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B-945Electric Guitars by Robert Goudy
Electric Guitars
By Robert Goudy
With over 450 color photographs, this book presents a brilliant review of electric guitars from their early years in the mid-20th century to the present day. A broad range of instruments are illustrated, produced by companies both large and small, including Fender, Gibson, Guild, Ampeg, and Ibanez. Also included are a history of the development of the electric guitar, brief histories of the companies represented, and lists of serial numbers to assist in dating the instruments.
$31.95
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B-376Saga of the Vacuum Tube by Gerald F.J. Tyne
The most comprehensive history of the thermionic vacuum tube. Contains hundreds of photos and essential facts to assist in identifying tubes made prior to 1930, and traces the evolution of tube development with histories of the manufacturers. Truly a classic!
494 pages, 1.4 lbs., 5.5" x 8.5"
$17.95
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B-307Most Often Needed Diagrams by M. N. Beitmain
A reprint of Morris Beitman's Supreme Publications book, showing circuit diagrams for 600 of the most commonly found radios of that time. A valuable resource for restorations.
240 pages, 1.4 lbs, 8.5 x 11
$9.00
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B-373Radio-Craft 50 Years of Radio by Hugo Gernsback
Edited by: Hugo Gernsback
A reprint of Gernsback's 1938 special issue of Radio-Craft magazine which commemorated the first 50 years of radio. Contains the reminiscences of radio pioneers DeForest, Sarnoff, Conrad, Crosley, McMurdo Silver and others, as well as the famous Gernsback predictions for the next 50 years. Also details the progression of the vacuum tube, mileposts in television and famous early radio circuits.
144 pages, hundreds of photos. 1.2 lbs.
$12.95
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B-534Radio Manufacturers of the 1920s, Volume 2 by Alan Douglas
By Alan Douglas.
This monumental 3 volume work offers an outline history for each of the major radio manufacturers of the 1920s. It features the company principals and their factories, the financial ups and downs of the industry, and hundreds of pictures of radios produced up to 1930. Each volume over 250 pages, 2 lbs. Soft cover.
Volume 2 covers Freed Elsemann through Preiss.
$24.95
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B-676RCA Transmitting Tube Manual TT-5
High quality reprint of the RCA Transmitting Tube Manual TT-5, it includes tubes up to 4kw plate input. Includes technical data, outlines and typical circuits.
316 pages, 0.9 lbs, 5.25 x 8.25"
$5.00
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