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by Guitarist
Wed Mar 20, 2013 9:03 pm
Forum: HT-5
Topic: Any looper users here ?
Replies: 1
Views: 4093

Any looper users here ?

Does anyone has any experience with using the looper pedal with HT-5 ? where to connect to, in front of the amp or to fx loop? i am in interest on buying digitech jamman stereo looper or something else.. i need loops, through the blackstar, and i also need a built in metronome for practising.. are t...
by Guitarist
Sun Feb 24, 2013 8:58 pm
Forum: HT-5
Topic: Overdrive pedals
Replies: 17
Views: 19456

Re: Overdrive pedals

I have Bad Monkey for boost, and i use it over the clean channel too.. i can get better low gain vintage blues/ rock tones from HT-5 that way. the Vintage 30 speaker improve headroom and low end a lot. now strat sounds good with that amp.. maybe i will get some Equalizer pedal, to see if i can impro...
by Guitarist
Wed Jan 30, 2013 4:51 pm
Forum: HT-5
Topic: Put an EQ in the loop!
Replies: 19
Views: 22151

Re: Put an EQ in the loop!

I have cheap patch guitar cables... i have BBE Supa Charger... i have SH6 Distortion on the bridge of my SG... and that guitar is all shielded inside... i have Boss Eq Ge7 connect at the end of fx loop chain, after dd7 and tc el reverb and to return of fx loop... what do you think would be the mayor...
by Guitarist
Mon Jan 28, 2013 6:07 pm
Forum: HT-5
Topic: Put an EQ in the loop!
Replies: 19
Views: 22151

Re: Put an EQ in the loop!

So, i bought and i use that Boss GE7 EQ pedal in fx loop in HT-5. first i wanna say i am really impressed. and i still trying different combinations of pedal, but i already found two really good ones. but i have a question, in higher gain levels i still get some excessive annoying background noise, ...
by Guitarist
Sun Jan 27, 2013 8:22 pm
Forum: HT-5
Topic: Blackstar HT-5 Tube Swap
Replies: 146
Views: 259225

Re: Blackstar HT-5 Tube Swap

I have just replace the stock Sovtek 12ax7 tube with Tung Sol 12ax7. now i got the question about power tube: which one is good combination with Tung Sol 12ax7 ?
by Guitarist
Sat Jan 26, 2013 12:16 pm
Forum: HT-5
Topic: Question on swapping Valves(Tubes) on the HT-5 Combo
Replies: 3
Views: 5693

Re: Question on swapping Valves(Tubes) on the HT-5 Combo

The swap is really easy.. i did it yesterday. i was afraid, but no need for fear. it's quite simple. first off all unplug the speaker, and other cables from amp. and turn the amp off. than just unscrew all the smaller screws of, and leave the larger ones. then just took the whole thing out, and ther...
by Guitarist
Sat Jan 12, 2013 12:48 am
Forum: HT-5
Topic: Finnaly some reverb for my old HT-5
Replies: 0
Views: 3162

Finnaly some reverb for my old HT-5

Yesterday i received the TC Electronics Hall Of Fame Reverb. for long time i was seeking for the effect similar on my Roland cube amp, for solos, the delay option. that just sounded awesome to me for solos. so at first was thinking to get some similar sound affect with delay. i bought DD-3 but was d...
by Guitarist
Sun Jan 06, 2013 6:48 pm
Forum: HT-5
Topic: Valve Advise
Replies: 16
Views: 16329

Re: Valve Advise

I also use Orange 1x12 with Vintage 30 now. the clean channel is now louder, with more headroom, there is actually much more bass response, and the sound is more open, however the 1x10 Celestion speaker i used before is now disconnected most of the time. and that orange cab really looks so damn cool...
by Guitarist
Thu Jan 03, 2013 5:09 pm
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: Blackstar HT-20 Head and Orange Cabs & Speakers Combinations
Replies: 4
Views: 6571

Re: Blackstar HT-20 Head and Orange Cabs & Speakers Combinat

Well, i think i'll probably get HT-40 Club Combo... and i wait for that Jet City JCA 22 head to come to stores.. or maybe i'll just bought some used Marshall JCM 800 or 900, or Engl Thunder 50 Head if i will have a luck. i am on a small budget, but savings for about 2 or 3 months could sends me ther...
by Guitarist
Mon Dec 31, 2012 11:06 pm
Forum: HT-5
Topic: Blackstar HT-5 Combo upgrade
Replies: 4
Views: 7148

Re: Blackstar HT-5 Combo upgrade

Well, i have played the HT-5 Combo for least six months, and as i read forum about some upgrades & stuff and do a research on the net, i get new Orange PPC 112 extension cab, which was a huge improvement. i do play different styles, with different speakers, but most of the time with internal 1x10 an...