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by sonny7
Wed May 08, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: TC50
Topic: High pitched hum or tone ,,, is this right
Replies: 8
Views: 1169

Re: High pitched hum or tone ,,, is this right

I totally empathize with closed back cabs,,, I been playing a dual rec for 19 years usually through OS 4x12 or the vertcile 2x12 Anyway brought combo back,,, the only tubes I did not ( could not) change out were the power tubes. The guy let me swap some out he had in stock and the ringing stopped. T...
by sonny7
Mon May 06, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: TC50
Topic: High pitched hum or tone ,,, is this right
Replies: 8
Views: 1169

Re: High pitched hum or tone ,,, is this right

I tried changing the pre amp tubes one at a time. No change. Tapped on power tubes. Nothing. The store is really good and said they’ll get me another. Now I am just thinking maybe be better to just get the head and a 1x12 cab,,,? ( I have a OS recto 4x12 and a vert recto 2x12. I was gettign a combo ...
by sonny7
Sat May 04, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: TC50
Topic: High pitched hum or tone ,,, is this right
Replies: 8
Views: 1169

Re: High pitched hum or tone ,,, is this right

Would that be common for a BRAND NEW amp to have to already move tubes around. This is my first tube combo ,,,, I be been using heads for 30 years. First day was great ( except realizing the change in reverb ) and now the second day this constant “whistle”. I posted a clip on fb Mesa biggie owners f...
by sonny7
Sat May 04, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: TC50
Topic: High pitched hum or tone ,,, is this right
Replies: 8
Views: 1169

Re: High pitched hum or tone ,,, is this right

It makes the sound when nothing is plugged in. Plugging in anything doesn’t alter the sound.
by sonny7
Sat May 04, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: TC50
Topic: High pitched hum or tone ,,, is this right
Replies: 8
Views: 1169

High pitched hum or tone ,,, is this right

Hello fellow Mesa boogie lovers. Question for TC 50 owners. I recently got a combo. I noticed a very very light high pitched “ hum” or tone coming from the amp when not on standby. Sounds like a tea pot whistle lol. When you play you don’t hear it, but when your not u can. Anyone with a TC be able t...
by sonny7
Fri May 03, 2019 12:42 am
Forum: TC50
Topic: reverb changes tone !!!! HELP!!!1
Replies: 4
Views: 813

Re: reverb changes tone !!!! HELP!!!1

sorry for typos in initial post. typing ON phone. Any info would be great. I cant believe that the tone would change this much due to the reverb. Its almost as if the amp is defective. Two totally different tones between reverb on and off the "wetter" the reverb the more saturated and compressed it ...
by sonny7
Fri May 03, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: TC50
Topic: reverb changes tone !!!! HELP!!!1
Replies: 4
Views: 813

reverb changes tone !!!! HELP!!!1

Hi, I just got my TC combo,,,, I never got to try it with the foot switch, Loved it untill I took the reverb off. In channels 2 n 3 it DRAMATICALLY changes the tone,timbre,and or voicing of the amp. Actaully sounded like a different amp. As you turn the reverb knob the tone changes like I have never...
by sonny7
Sun Jun 21, 2009 1:39 pm
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: Replacing power tubes in Dual rec head
Replies: 11
Views: 900

Replacing power tubes in Dual rec head

Just curious .... I need to replace the pwoer tubes in my 3 channel dual rec head, what do you reccomend? In the past i have just used Boogie tubes, but i was thinking about using groove tubes possibly or just something else any suggestions?? I have 6l6's in it now Also what do you think of changing...