TC-100 excessive fan noise?

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TC-100 excessive fan noise?

Post by Deadpool_25 » Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:14 pm

Hi guys. I just sold my beloved TC-100 off to a new home. The new owner said the amp seems great except it seems to have abnormal amounts of fan noise. I didn’t notice that when I had it, but I did notice the fan was audible at very low volumes. Has anyone had any fan noise issues? Any solutions?


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Re: TC-100 excessive fan noise?

Post by J-P-G » Tue Jul 23, 2019 7:00 am

Hi, I know this "problem"
The Mesa Fan is (to be nice) one of the more affordable ones.
I have the Mark V25 and the Fan is in Bedroom environment also loud (to my ears). I tested afterwards several at my local store but
they have all the same issue.
I wrote to Mesa and the technician sad if it´s too loud I can change it with a silent Fan from the PC-shelf.
Never bothered again about the issue.
Concerning the TC 100, yes... the Fan is audible... same as the Mark V25 but as sad before, only in really quiet environment.
If you play not on bedroom lvl (eg. living room :lol: ) it´s absolutely ok and not audible.

Hopefully that will help 8)
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