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by 3124+
Sun Jun 14, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Tubes
Topic: New Mesa 6L6 Tube offerings? STR 441 & 443
Replies: 7
Views: 2116

Re: New Mesa 6L6 Tube offerings? STR 441 & 443

Glad they're offering a wider variety of Russian 6L6 tube sets now. There was a fire at Shuguang, where the 440 was produced, and the factory is closed. For real? Was it something that happened recently? The fire was August 2019. The Changsha city government will not let the factory rebuild in its ...
by 3124+
Fri Jun 12, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: Tubes
Topic: New Mesa 6L6 Tube offerings? STR 441 & 443
Replies: 7
Views: 2116

Re: New Mesa 6L6 Tube offerings? STR 441 & 443

Glad they're offering a wider variety of Russian 6L6 tube sets now. There was a fire at Shuguang, where the 440 was produced, and the factory is closed.
by 3124+
Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: NOS 12AX7 tubes for Cathode follower ?
Replies: 10
Views: 2291

Re: NOS 12AX7 tubes for Cathode follower ?

Bold/Diodes.
by 3124+
Wed Jun 19, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: NOS 12AX7 tubes for Cathode follower ?
Replies: 10
Views: 2291

Re: NOS 12AX7 tubes for Cathode follower ?

I've been using Russian 12AX7 tubes (12AX7EH and 12AX7LPS) in Mesa Dual and Triple Rectifier Solo heads for years with no problems.
by 3124+
Mon Feb 26, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: Older 3Ch Bass Pots
Replies: 3
Views: 2063

Re: Older 3Ch Bass Pots

Just checked my 2005 Triple Recto. The red and orange channels both have 1M bass pots (part number 739).
by 3124+
Wed Nov 08, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: Tubes
Topic: Comprehensive Mesa Boogie Cathode Follower list?
Replies: 10
Views: 8218

Re: Comprehensive Mesa Boogie Cathode Follower list?

For the record, I've been using Reflektor-made 12AX7 tubes in the cathode follower stages of my Dual and Triple Rectifier Solo heads for years with no problems at all. I use Electro-Harmonix and Sovtek LPS types.
by 3124+
Wed Sep 13, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: NAD Hardwood Tremoverb 2x12" & Questions
Replies: 4
Views: 2189

Re: NAD Hardwood Tremoverb 2x12" & Questions

Beautiful amp! Enjoy :)
by 3124+
Sun Aug 13, 2017 6:00 pm
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: Rectoverb 50: Touchy Output Pot
Replies: 2
Views: 1727

Re: Rectoverb 50: Touchy Output Pot

I'd simply work around it by turning down the channel masters.
by 3124+
Fri Jul 28, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: The 3 Channel Dual & Triple Rectifier Guide
Replies: 22
Views: 14865

Re: The 3 Channel Dual & Triple Rectifier Guide

Ha, just seeing these posts. 12-13 years later, I figure everyone here should know I'm painfully slow at noticing posts... :mrgreen: Anyone is free to PM me for quicker responses. I actually do have updates, I just haven't had the time to type it out and upload pics. And when I have had time, I've ...
by 3124+
Tue Jun 20, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: Is boosting a Recto overrated?
Replies: 27
Views: 12525

Re: Is boosting a Recto overrated?

I never boost.
by 3124+
Sat Jun 17, 2017 11:48 pm
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: Triple rectifier no input or channel select.
Replies: 10
Views: 3077

Re: Triple rectifier no input or channel select.

Probably not much $.
by 3124+
Sat Jun 17, 2017 1:36 am
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: Triple rectifier no input or channel select.
Replies: 10
Views: 3077

Re: Triple rectifier no input or channel select.

These symptoms indicate a problem with the +3/-3VDC supply. Bad diode or something.
by 3124+
Sun Jun 11, 2017 2:04 am
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: Recto Potentiometer Question
Replies: 1
Views: 1407

Recto Potentiometer Question

Question about the pots used in Rectifiers. Are they carbon, or conductive plastic?
by 3124+
Tue May 02, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: The Mesa R & D Process
Replies: 6
Views: 3225

Re: The Mesa R & D Process

For the Dual Rectifier R&D process, Mesa reverse engineered a Soldano SLO.
by 3124+
Thu Mar 16, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: Rectifier Series
Topic: EL 34's
Replies: 19
Views: 9168

Re: EL 34's

Nope, I find the 6L6GC to be superior in many ways.