DC-2 Hum When Reverb Is On

DC-2, 3, 5, 10
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francesthemute
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DC-2 Hum When Reverb Is On

Post by francesthemute » Mon Feb 02, 2009 10:41 pm

It only happens with the output level turned all the way up, or close to it, and the reverb at about 5 or higher. I realize there is always going to be a slight hum when your dealing with tube amps, but it becomes much more pronounced with the controls set like I mentioned. Has anyone else noticed this on their amp?

adam972
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Re: DC-2 Hum When Reverb Is On

Post by adam972 » Wed Feb 11, 2009 10:02 am

are you talking about the channel MASTER or the main OUTPUT VOLUME for the amp? Looking through the mesa manual they def have a sweet spot listed for the output volume, and i have heard a bit more hum at 10...but i usually play at around 2-5 on the OUTPUT VOLUME

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