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I'm replacing all of the filter caps including the 100UF 100 Volt Bias supply cap.
dropping R59 to 10K from 22K to expand the range and a few...
I bought the mkII 50 watt.
And used the stores generous return policy.
I wanted a practice amp with bells and whistles that had a decent sound....
My #1 Tele is my Baja 50's ash B/B
For me it just looks right sitting next to my 2004 50th Anniversary limited run ash bodied two tone burst...
My plate voltage is 454 volts !
My strongest rca 6v6 are at 24ma with the bias pot all the way down.
This is with the new 5v4ga rectifier
I'll try another known pair of good 6v6 tomorrow.
but first I'll check voltages on the pins.
Goofy thing sounded amazing for about ten minutes LOL
Well long story but new R62 and R63 (kinda crispy) and the new 5V4GA and my Sylvania 6V6Gt's were cooking along at 26.9 to 28 ma and sounded BIG...
Selling amps you love is a terrible idea !!! Trust me on this ! I had two Clark Piedmonts, Now I have none, I had an original 1966 Deluxe Reverb,...
Clip C10 (bright cap on reverb channel)
Swamp thang, weber 12f150 or my favorite 12a150 50 watts light dope 8 ohms !
A nice GE 5751...
Another tube swap I did as soon as I got the amp was a GE five star 5751 in V2
Something I've done with every fender tube amp I've ever owned.
I still have a few days wait for my sylvania 5v4ga, if it works to my liking I'll get a few extras.
I've read that it potentially warms the...
It is certainly a more viable option financially for an NOS rectifier and if the performance is that close then... Why not !
No love for the VHT Special 6?
6 watts or around 3 with the low power switch.
They are excellent all around hand wired tube amps.
Most of the people who have tried them haven't had any issues, I 've found several people online that have successfully used the 5V4GA so...
My 5v4GA has left Texas and should be here early next week.
I have a sweet pair of RCA 6V6GT'S in case the sylvania dont pan out.
Its great to...
My 5AR4 is what's messed up.
I found a sweet Nos 5v4ga sylvania green lable.
And 25 bucks shipped.
I'm looking forward to checking it out.
Thank You sir !
I'll try one, at 20 bucks for NOS how can you go wrong !
So I started a new thread asking this same exact question.
Professor, Did you stick with the 5V4GA in your DRRI ???
I'm about to order one for mine
Yes Technically I know its a sound swap without any serious side effects on my amp, I'm really just wondering how it will sound and react to...
The 5V4GA will work for sure, it will affect the tightness and headroom, to what degree ??? I'm not sure.
I used one in a 1969/70 Super Reverb I...
I just picked up a used 2004 Deluxe Reverb Reissue and it has a poorly performing Russian 5AR4 in it, the center pin was snapped off and I cant...
A nice coat or two of amber shellac and you'll find a diamond in the rough.
I miss my 4x10 amps ! nothing has "that sound" !
Long time no visit here.
So I lost my mind and bought a Katana MKII 100 watt combo.
I played with it and tried so hard to find usable tones.
Feel like sharing with the class ?
West coast wisdom maybe ? LOL