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by Distortion Dave
Mon Mar 05, 2012 10:52 am
Forum: Series One
Topic: New valves s1-45 combo
Replies: 4
Views: 5841

Re: New valves s1-45 combo

Would be interesting to see if the stock setup has changed over time. I got mine in roughly September 2009 I was told by 2 different music shops that blackstar only shipped 125 s1-45 combos initially and i managed to nab one of them. Can't notice a whole hell of a lot of difference myself after chan...
by Distortion Dave
Sun Mar 04, 2012 9:02 pm
Forum: Series One
Topic: New valves s1-45 combo
Replies: 4
Views: 5841

Re: New valves s1-45 combo

Is it normal for the pre amp valves in a s1 45 to be:
3x sovtek 12ax7wa & 1 electro harmonix 12au7a/ecc82h

Be good to hear your results bigsmudger
by Distortion Dave
Thu Mar 01, 2012 1:12 pm
Forum: Series One
Topic: New valves s1-45 combo
Replies: 4
Views: 5841

New valves s1-45 combo

About to buy some new tubes from hotroxuk as they seem to come highly recommended. Heres whats in my basket, normal ecc83 are out of stock so gone with gold pin. Main question, there is an option on the el34s for "required current draw" cool, normal and hot, what is going to give me the best fullest...
by Distortion Dave
Wed Feb 29, 2012 10:11 am
Forum: Series One
Topic: Channel Switching Latency
Replies: 20
Views: 17899

Re: Channel Switching Latency

I have exactly the same problem. Never really noticed it too much until i used the amp in the studio. It annoyed me that much that rather than change channels to get distortion i borrowed a m8's volume pedal. Left the amp on the crunch channel with the volume rolled off to loose the crunch and rolle...