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EF86 in Europe

Discussion in 'Amp Central Station' started by xjazzy, Dec 9, 2014.

  1. xjazzy

    xjazzy Friend of Leo's

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    I need a good EF86 but don't want to spend too much money!
    The EHX that came stock started to hiss after 3 years and I'm looking for a replacement here in Europe.
    Any experience with the TAD RT-EF86?
     
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    I asked this question of an amp builder a while ago & he recommended Winged C / Svetlana EF86. Got one in my Bad Cat now & it's my fave of the ones I've tried.
     
  3. KC

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    That amp builder being Winfield Thomas aka Zook, maker of the Winfield line of amps.
     
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    TAD make (I guess "have made" is more accurate) excellent tubes.
    Dario is what Dr Z used for many years, but I do not know what prices (or availability) is like with those now days.
    good luck
     
  5. xjazzy

    xjazzy Friend of Leo's

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    Really?
    I can get of those for cheap but I always thought they were bad tubes!
    I'll maybe give them a try.
     
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