Timeline for SE5A single-ended amplifier:
03/12/07: Received the kit
08/12/07: Started building it. Completed the turret board.
09/12/07: Started assembling the chassis (mounting parts).
12/12/07: Soldered the external wires to the turret board.
13/04/08: Long gap due to work commitments. Wired up the chassis to the turret board. Worked straight away. Used the amp as it was with a Marshall 4x12 cabinet, loaded with Greenbacks.
25/09/17: Started work on a dedicated solid cherry 1x12 cabinet and matching head cabinet. Cut raw boards, dimensioned and planed them.
07/10/17: Cut boards to size for the two cabinets. Proceeded to cut finger joints.
06/02/18: Glued the speaker cabinet.
11/02/18: Glued the head cabinet.
17/02/18: Sanded both cabinets to 60 grit. Cut and fitted the front battens of the speaker cab.
18/02/18: Cut and fitted the rear battens of the speaker cab. Cut the speaker hole. Cut and planed the faceplate for the head cab.
19/02/18: Cut and fitted the faceplate for the head cab.
20/02/18: Cut out the control access in the faceplate for the head cab.