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Tubes Are still better than Transistors... from Electronics Design

glaswerks

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This showed up today in my email from Electronic Design (an industry standard magazine). I thought it was pretty funny as they are usually taking about the latest semiconductor stuff....

Tubes Are Still Better Than Transistors For Audio Amplifiers

Louis E. Frenzel, Communications Editor
Millions of guitar players can’t be wrong, as more than 80% of guitar amps still use vacuum tubes. The tube amp simply sounds “sweeter” than the transistor amp. High-end audiophiles prefer tubes for their surroundsound systems as well. So what do these musical treasures have that their contemporary competition lacks?
The link to the article....

http://electronicdesign.com/Blogs/C.../170/Default.aspx?cid=ed_powernewsletter&NL=1
 

glaswerks

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Obviously the author is more into 741's, than 6L6's.

I really like the comments about talking with the doorman at the Continental Club.
 




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