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PostPosted: Thu Apr 16, 2020 5:56 pm 
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I'm loving the tramp. I noticed when adjusting it, whether in tweed or tude, that the amp really comes alive and sounds better within a 1/4 to 1/2 number on the volume. I have my amp setup as follows.
6v6
bass 11
treble 3-5
master 11
power 10-max

In tweed it isn't as drastic but it does sound best in the higher volumes. However tude, it amazes me that with the above settings and the volume at 6 it's ok. However if i tick it up to 6.33, it comes alive. It even seems like there is more of a volume boost in that tiny window.
Now i've known tube amps sound better when they can breathe. However i have never witnessed this drastic of a change in such a small window, and also at significantly high volume on a small amp. Is everyone having the same experience with theirs? I'm wondering if it might have something to do with the speaker in this case? As i am using 65w creamback speaker, known to be stiff (mine is well broken in getting slammed by a 50w marshall, sometimes cranked). I'm wondering if despite being broken in, it might still be too stiff for the tramp when it isn't turned up.

Thoughts anyone?


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 17, 2020 2:21 am 
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With those tone settings, and the circuit un-modified, you have GOT to be using a Telecaster...otherwise, with humbuckers, that's a recipe for flabby bass and an almost unusable tone.

You're a Tele guy, then? ;-)


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 17, 2020 3:21 am 
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Well i'm not a one guitar guy (trying to keep it under 7 though) :) ..
However, yes, i have been on a tele roll lately. Been digging the single coil spank


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 17, 2020 9:59 am 
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I thought so! Those sound like Tele settings!


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