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 Post subject: Building an Amp Cradle
PostPosted: Sat Oct 17, 2009 4:47 pm 
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Trinity Amps teamed up with ajcoholic to make a Cool Amp Cradle. For sale as Kits see the Want ads. We really did it for fun.

***Sold Out***

They can be set from Horizontal to Vertical as desired for working on an amp and fit a chassis from 12" to 23" wide. They have convenient handles to carry the cradle and amp together.

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Kit Contents - Wood parts

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Kit Contents - All Hardware

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Here's a pictorial of how to assemble the Amp Cradle kit.

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Attach one Slide Guide to the left half.


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Slide the right half into the left half and attach the last Slide Guide ensuring it slides smoothly.

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Adjust width to fit your amp, tighten the knob. Set the angle you want to work on, tighten the knobs.


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Just to specify, construction is 3/4" baltic birch for the end pieces, 1/2" BB for the bottoms and all the solid wood is american poplar. Holes in the Birch ply are pre drilled to prevent splitting. T nuts are preinstalled, and all screws are included. Predrilling into the poplar is not necessary as the screws are deep thread and wont split it.

Just need to take 15 minutes or so, and screw it together.

The pieces are machine sanded and most edges broken already.

Weight is approx. 3 Kg for a completed stand.

You have 90 degrees adjustment from fully horizontal to fully vertical. A small C clamp might be a good idea to hold the chassis to the blocks when going close to vertical...


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 20, 2009 10:59 pm 
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.. and it's a thing of beauty!

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PostPosted: Sat Aug 11, 2018 5:00 am 
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Are you guys still making these kits? I'd like to order one.


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