Need to find out for sure...

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs' started by reSINguitarist, Feb 15, 2012.

  1. reSINguitarist

    reSINguitarist Member

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    ...what power tubes are in my Ampeg R50H.

    I know it's probably a stupid question, but I don't like the idea of getting fried by "DETHKAPS."

    Seriously though, never been inside a tube amp. I know that some of the caps can kill you. I also know that I don't know what/where those caps are.

    I've read that they're EL34s. I've also read that they're 6V6s (or 6L6s?). Just wondering if anyone here knew for sure...

    Eli:wave
     
  2. xroads

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  3. reSINguitarist

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    Much thanks. Getting close to tube time. Very, very close.

    Thanks again,

    Eli
     
  4. Blue Strat

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    For future reference, it's not difficult to find out. Just look at the back of the amp at the larger tubes, and read the numbers on them. As a tube amp owner you should be able to do this. Check it out.
     

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