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Entries Tagged as 'Skylark Rebuid'

Skylark Rebuild : Planning Stage

January 16th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Amp mods, Amp Repair, Design, Skylark Rebuid, Songbird

Two many options are presented for my simple rebuild of the Crestline GA-5 circuit.

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New Find : A Totally Different Crestline GA-5 Schematic

August 7th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Amp Repair, Gear, Schematics, Skylark Rebuid

A ‘new’ schematic for GA-5 Crestline amps has been discovered.

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Skylark Rebuild : Last things first

December 6th, 2009 · 4 Comments · Amp mods, Skylark Rebuid, Uncategorized

This is what the old girl looks like right now : Now it’s not going to matter one bit if I don’t do anything about the looks, but it would be nice to get her cleaned up. There is no way I am going to be able to clean around the silk-screened lettering or lines. […]

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Rebuilding a Skylark

November 28th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Amp mods, Amp Repair, Gear, Skylark Rebuid

Regular readers (hahaha…. I kill me) will remember that I bought two Gibson Skylarks.  One of which I fixed immediately and the other sat waiting.    This is a story about the other. This is a Gibson Skylark in the “Crestline” series.  It is one of the many amps released with the GA-5T model number.   […]

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