In Make: volume 04, I presented my version of the venerable cigar box guitar, which included an electric pickup so you could play the guitar through an amplifier. What i have made is a cigar box amplifier. This amp is very simple to make and fun to use. Its also a great travel amp. hope you have fun building! Stuck in a dorm room or tiny apartment, but still want to play guitar? Make shows you how to build a tiny little practice amp inside a cracker box for around 30 (cheaper if you have the parts already).
Build this workable little practice amp in about an hour. See more about Boxes, Projects and The O’jays. In MAKE, Volume 04, I presented my version of the venerable cigar box guitar, which included an electric pickup so you could play the guitar through an amplifier. Find great deals on eBay for Cigar Box Amplifier in Electric Guitar Amplifiers. Shop with confidence.
My rendition of the Cracker Box Amp from Make 09. Visit makezine.com/09/crackerboxamp for details on the project. Show more. 9 photos 1,720 views. Hi. I just finished building an amplifier, a CrackerBox Amp, from plans from Make Magazine. I hooked it up to my Ipod and the circuit seems like it wants to work except it has a lot of static. This is a hand made guitar amp that uses the simple LM386 circuit that is featured by Make magazine. The Cigar Box amp comes assembled and ready to play.
The $5 Cracker Box Amp
The circuitry of the 5 cracker box amp, as built and modified, by me, looks messy and just plain horrible, but it works, all i need to do is put it in. 20-Watt Beer Sound Amplifier Makes Perfect Sense, Really. Browse Make Crackerbox Amp pictures, photos, images, GIFs, and videos on Photobucket. Photos by Brian Campbell, Feb 23, 2007 – Guitar amp built from schematic in Make: magazine volume 09. The article suggested a cracker box as an enclosure, which I can totally appreciate the aesthetic beauty of. Hi, The 6N7 question by Alistair E brought my first amp to mind, so I thought I would post a picture and scheme for it. It is an adaptation of an amp.