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List of Cathode Biased Amps

Discussion in 'Amp Central Station' started by filmix2, Jan 7, 2014.

  1. filmix2

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    Hey Y'all.
    Help me out with this list if ya could.

    I was initially going to ask for current production amps, but please just chime in with any that you know of.

    I'll start with:

    • Fender Deluxe 5e3
    • Fender Champ
    • Vox Ac15/30
    • Allen Brown Sugar
    • Egnater Tweaker 15
    • Suhr Badger 30
    • Fender Excelsior
    • Fender Vaporizer
    • Marshall 1974, 18watt
    • VHT 12/20
    • VHT Special/Ultra 6
    • DR Z. M12, Maz 18/Maz 18 NR, Maz 38/Maz 38 NR, Maz 8, Mini Z, Monza, Remedy, Stang Ray, Z Wreck, Rx/Rx Jr, Mazerati/Mazerati GT, JAZ 20/40

    Just for clarification, I do mean Cathode Biased Power Tubes ;)
     
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    Bugera v5, v22, and v55.
     
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  4. filmix2

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    Are you sure about the V22 and V55?
     
  5. soulman969

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    Sorry, the v22 is and I think the v55 can be either.

    BUGERA: Valves and Biasing
    www.bugera-amps.com/EN/WhyBugera/ValvesandBiasing.aspx Cached
    Cathode biasing is the simplest biasing method. ... (as found in BUGERA amps) and non-adjustable. With adjustable fixed-bias amplifiers, ...
     
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    Swart's entire line I think, for sure the AST/MkII/Master

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    Not a real popular amp and not a "current production build", but my little PTP Beltone AP-22 is cathode biased.
     
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    I believe all Goodsell amps are cathode biased. My Super 17 Mk3 is.
     
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    Aren't pretty much all single ended/single output valve amps cathode biased?
     
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    These amps are no longer in production. But, I thought that they deserved mention as some of them sounded better than my vintage Fenders.

    Kustom '36 Coupe, '72 Coupe & '72 Hardtop
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