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by toneseeker
Tue May 01, 2012 9:54 am
Forum: Blackstar Amps
Topic: Blackstar ht 20 questions
Replies: 4
Views: 4161

Re: Blackstar ht 20 questions

59stratocaster wrote:Thanks a lot! I think I'll pick it up today and I'll let you know how it sounds
great price, great amp

did you get it! and what do you think!
by toneseeker
Tue May 01, 2012 9:51 am
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: what ht20 stock tubes are?
Replies: 15
Views: 10039

Re: what ht20 stock tubes are?

JJel34 power tubes and jj12ax7 preamp is what i run and has the best tone and reliability of all tubes i've tried in this amp, do yourself a favour ....try them.
by toneseeker
Fri Oct 14, 2011 5:16 am
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: HT-20 Power Tubes
Replies: 8
Views: 5270

Re: HT-20 Power Tubes

VENTGtr wrote: The Mullards would be great. I use JJs and they are as well. Some on here use TungSol powers and dig them.
+1 on jj tubes, i have them in pre and power section on my ht 20 combo
:D
by toneseeker
Thu Jun 02, 2011 10:56 am
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: Tube Hum / Rattle
Replies: 3
Views: 3969

Re: Tube Hum / Rattle

Hi Guys I have an HT 20 Combo. Zero volume, input jack not connected, and I get a slightly micro phonic hum. If I tilt the amp slightly backwards OR push down slightly on the top, it disappears. If I remove the back, it doesn't do it. I am thinking some sort of micro phonics. Any thoughts? yes i wo...
by toneseeker
Sun Jan 09, 2011 1:10 pm
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: What tubes for my ht20?
Replies: 7
Views: 5250

Re: What tubes for my ht20?

Good to know....wondering if I do replace the power tubes with JJ's if I can get away without re-biasing HI,YOU REALLY SHOULD BIAS THE POWER TUBES, WHEN SWAPPING THEM FROM ORIGINAL , ALL POWER TUBES HAVE DIFFERENT CURRENT. The preamp doesn't matter they can be changed at any time without any biasin...
by toneseeker
Thu Jan 06, 2011 9:46 pm
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: What tubes for my ht20?
Replies: 7
Views: 5250

Re: What tubes for my ht20?

JJ's in pre and power stage are very good in this amp, they have a much nicer tone than stock tubes, even when i changed the pre to JJecc83's it made a heap of difference Image
by toneseeker
Thu Dec 09, 2010 11:06 am
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: HT20 Broken
Replies: 5
Views: 4487

Re: HT20 Broken

sounds like either power tube or preamp tube, take it to your local repairer, or if it's still under warranty take it back to where you bought it!
by toneseeker
Tue Nov 09, 2010 10:22 am
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: Using the HT20 with pedals
Replies: 5
Views: 5167

Re: Using the HT20 with pedals

Im trying to figure out the best way to use my pedals. I play Classic/Hard Rock with a 58 Les Paul with Burstbuckers 1&2 My pedals are: 1) TS9 Tube Screamer 2) Marshall Bluesbreaker II 3) Tone Bone Classic (dont really like) 4) Ibanez GE-9 EQ From early 82ish I like a little hair on my clean sound ...
by toneseeker
Sat Nov 06, 2010 1:26 am
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: HT-100 Sound Issue (Powering on the Amp)
Replies: 5
Views: 4829

Re: HT-100 Sound Issue (Powering on the Amp)

hi,try spraying the pins on your tubes with some electrical spray and plug them in and out a few times,they may not be making good contact,it has worked for me a few times on marshall and fender amp's i had years ago.
by toneseeker
Sat Oct 02, 2010 12:48 pm
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: over drive for my club 40
Replies: 7
Views: 6528

Re: over drive for my club 40

If you are looking for something to make the clean channel dirtier, take a look at the Digitech Hardwire CM-2 overdrive. why would you want to make the clean channel dirty ,when all you need to do is go to your gain channel and put a pedal in the loop,ibanez tube screamer is good and the digi cm-2 ...