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by serjrocker
Sat Jan 05, 2013 2:31 pm
Forum: F Series
Topic: New F50 Owner
Replies: 3
Views: 2333

Re: New F50 Owner

Hey Guys! I'm new to the board so please don't crucify me for nooby posts. I bought myself the same 1x12 F-50 last year and am more than happy with it, amazing sound. What guitar(s) do you play? I used to play a V-twin tube floorpreamp whichworks well with humbucker guitars and has an amazing Channe...
by serjrocker
Sat Jan 05, 2013 2:15 pm
Forum: F Series
Topic: Location V1 at F50?
Replies: 9
Views: 7262

Re: Location V1 at F50?

Don wrote:
serjrocker wrote:
So does this mean I want the SPAX-7 in V2 or in V1 postion for less noise in total? :roll:
V2.
Hey!

I just swaped the V2 12AX-7 with the V1 SPAX-7, sounds better to my ears thanks for the post!!
by serjrocker
Mon Dec 17, 2012 6:47 am
Forum: F Series
Topic: Location V1 at F50?
Replies: 9
Views: 7262

Re: Location V1 at F50?

The tube's numbering is it's physical location on the amp's chassis, not it's location in the circuit. According to the schematic V2 is the first tube that the guitar signal passes through. V1 is after the tone controls. The clean channel's path is- Input > V2B > tone controls > gain control > V1B ...
by serjrocker
Mon Dec 17, 2012 6:44 am
Forum: F Series
Topic: F50 effects loop. -10 or +4?
Replies: 2
Views: 2053

Re: F50 effects loop. -10 or +4?

I use the same DD-20 over the F-50 FX loop and have set the Output to +4 dB. Since I like to use the Sound-on-Sound function but reccon that the output of the DD-20 is quite low (in SOS mode) I set the output to +4 dB and get nice, clear, results also with the other Delay modes! btw.: does anyone ha...
by serjrocker
Fri Dec 14, 2012 10:30 am
Forum: F Series
Topic: Location V1 at F50?
Replies: 9
Views: 7262

Re: Location V1 at F50?

Hi jvanoort! I just retubed my F-50 Combo and was confused myself which was the V1 location, since in the combo the tubes are "upside-down". I took the caps off and tapped the pre-amp slightly with a pencil listned to the output with the volume set to a moderate level. The tube that rings the loudes...