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    If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    If I wanted to build amplifiers, an entire line to sale to the public, how would I go about it?

    Who would you contact?

    How much would it cost?







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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    You would get investors, contact an electrical engineering firm to design it, contract some sweat shop in N. Korea to build them.

    It would cost a really really really lot.



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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    420 post beat!!! Congrats!!!



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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    You'd need a huge amount of capital to get started...unless you hand-build them, which just takes a lot of time and limits your exposure as an "internet" brand - not to mention, limit what you can make.




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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    Quote Originally Posted by Jack Frost
    You'd need a huge amount of capital to get started...unless you hand-build them, which just takes a lot of time and limits your exposure as an "internet" brand - not to mention, limit what you can make.
    agree with jack---unless you start out like he said and hand build them at first then re-invest every dime of your sales back into the company.



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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    Quote Originally Posted by bonesninja
    agree with jack---unless you start out like he said and hand build them at first then re-invest every dime of your sales back into the company.
    Unless of course you are already a multi-millionaire



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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    Quote Originally Posted by NJack2AF
    Unless of course you are already a multi-millionaire
    true but not too many people are





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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    u will need coffee, sugar, and other stimulents



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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    I work on my own amplifiers, but working on technology from the '30s is a little different than modern designs




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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    Quote Originally Posted by NJack2AF
    Unless of course you are already a multi-millionaire

    Nope not me.


    But say someone took a design from say 10 years ago from a company that made quality stuff but was bought out and now makes junk wanted someone to update some things then start building them.

    Like a company like ZED or whatever company made Tsunami and Avionnixx




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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    if you can keep up with the demand of the market





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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    how did re, incriminator audio, soud splinter and all get started

    were they rich?anyone know? i saw a video of re place and that thing was nice looking it wasnt a cheapo place




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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    Quote Originally Posted by bamaboy
    how did re, incriminator audio, soud splinter and all get started

    were they rich?anyone know? i saw a video of re place and that thing was nice looking it wasnt a cheapo place

    Thats what I was wanting to know basically.

    Start out with series with like 3 different models.

    Then I would offer this forum and 2 others a chance to buy at as close to cost as possible to get the buzz out..

    Its pretty easy to start a speaker company, because I live in Ky about 3 hrs from Eminence and have known people who have done like, Volcano out of Danville and DR. Crankenstein when they were out of Ashland, not when they were Wal-Mart




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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    Talk to the guys over on SIN about Entasi Audio, and how they started...and ended.

    It takes a huge time commitment for it, plus a very high tolerance for idiocy that entreprenuership generally takes.

    Good luck with it, though.




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    Re: If I wanted to build amps how would I start

    It's all about loans, banks, and investors.



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