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by Jono82
Mon Nov 24, 2014 6:19 pm
Forum: Blackstar Amps
Topic: Choke for HT-60
Replies: 5
Views: 5266

Re: Choke for HT-60

Fortunately I've heard back from Blackstar since posting, and have had some excellent feedback/technical help. It's the 5W 220ohm resistor directly below the 7W, and they were also very helpful in terms of the compability of the old transformer vs the new. The new OT is a 50W Marshall replacement an...
by Jono82
Mon Nov 24, 2014 4:51 am
Forum: Blackstar Amps
Topic: Choke for HT-60
Replies: 5
Views: 5266

Re: Choke for HT-60

Thanks for your reply Mercury Magnetics are out of my price range. :P It's Classic Tone/Magnetic Components. They already offered me great support for the output transformer and I have that sorted, but for the choke.. they said they can't offer much help. This is the choke. http://www.classictone.ne...
by Jono82
Sun Nov 23, 2014 8:41 am
Forum: Blackstar Amps
Topic: Choke for HT-60
Replies: 5
Views: 5266

Choke for HT-60

I am in the process of putting in a new OT into my HT-60 and have a matching choke that I also want to put in. Does anyone know the filter resistor location that needs replacing? I know that it's R10 for the HT-5 and some Blackstar users have successfully done this but there is no information anywhe...
by Jono82
Fri Nov 21, 2014 8:50 am
Forum: Blackstar Amps
Topic: Wow thanks for nothing Blackstar no support
Replies: 11
Views: 9584

Re: Wow thanks for nothing Blackstar no support

I found Blackstar support very helpful, I contacted them about a year ago about upgrading the transformers in my HT5RH, got the info I wanted, Amp works fine and sounds great. Not contacted them recently because everything working fine. I emailed something similar yesterday and haven't heard back y...
by Jono82
Tue Nov 12, 2013 12:15 pm
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: Stock tubes in the HT-60 Stage?
Replies: 4
Views: 4716

Re: Stock tubes in the HT-60 Stage?

I wouldn't by default say that it means it's a used amp. Maybe it'd be best to email Blackstar and see what they say.
by Jono82
Sat Nov 09, 2013 1:19 pm
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: Stock tubes in the HT-60 Stage?
Replies: 4
Views: 4716

Re: Stock tubes in the HT-60 Stage?

I haven't changed mine yet but TAD I think.
by Jono82
Fri Oct 18, 2013 5:01 pm
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: How to bias a HT Stage 60!
Replies: 3
Views: 4958

Re: How to bias a HT Stage 60!

Excellent.
by Jono82
Fri Sep 27, 2013 4:03 am
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: Tube changes and how different preamps influence the sound
Replies: 4
Views: 5733

Re: Tube changes and how different preamps influence the sou

Yeah have done alot of reading and searching lately. Thanks.

I think I want to try V1 - Tungsol 12AX7 V2 - JJ ECC83S V3 - JJ ECC82 with JJ EL34L for the power tubes.
by Jono82
Thu Sep 26, 2013 3:21 am
Forum: HT Venue Series
Topic: Tube changes and how different preamps influence the sound
Replies: 4
Views: 5733

Tube changes and how different preamps influence the sound

Can anyone advise some general guidelines in terms of tubes and what you can expect from each brand? I am about to do the first tube change on my HT-60. What will the different preamp tubes do? Does it affect EQ or the gain structure? More gain? Less gain? What will different poweramp tubes do? I th...