trinityamps.com

Trinity Amps Guitar Amp Forum
It is currently Sun Nov 17, 2019 8:49 pm

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: Tramp w/ Various Tubes
PostPosted: Fri Oct 18, 2019 3:39 pm 
Offline
Friend
Friend

Joined: Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:18 am
Posts: 14
I did 4 tests with various tubes. All tubes are new.

I used a '97 Les Paul Special with modern era p90 pickups I put in some years ago (it came with p100 stacked buckers).

The cab is a 1 year old Fender Bassbreaker 1X12 fitted with a 70w v-type Celestion. The speaker is stiff and over powered for the amp. It's got an annoying high end to my ears, but it's what I have on hand.

Mic set up is an SM57 hard right and 906 hard left.

The only FX is a very small touch of reverb or I can't even..

I didn't spend a lot of time on these and the level jumps around a bit, but no clipping. The guitar is almost in tune - it was in tune when I bought it. The playing is mostly terrible cause I did it myself. All one take. It's just to get the flavor between this selection of tubes.

Each test is 3 parts. Clean, dirty and full gain.

Clean is volume at 6-7 or so, and master at 11.

Dirty is volume 11 and master at 6-7 or so.

Full gain is in 'tude with volume at 11 and master 6-7.

Tone controls centred with no 'fat'.

Electro-harmonix 12ax7 and 6v6 gt
http://machinesfromfaraway.com/files/tramp_tube_test/EH%2012AX7%20EH%206V6GT.mp3

JJ 12ax7 and 6v6 s
http://machinesfromfaraway.com/files/tramp_tube_test/JJ%2012AX7%20JJ%206V6S.mp3

Mullard 12ax7 and el34
http://machinesfromfaraway.com/files/tramp_tube_test/Mullard%2012AX7%20Mullard%20EL34.mp3

Mullard 12ax7 and Electro-harmonix 6v6
http://machinesfromfaraway.com/files/tramp_tube_test/Mullard%2012AX7%20EH%206V6GT.mp3


Attachments:
20191018_133450.jpg
20191018_133450.jpg [ 701.73 KiB | Viewed 243 times ]
Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group