Guitar Tube amp vs. Solid state amp?

Answer One man's tone is another man's trash.Most guitarists will say that tubes provide a better tone, and something like 80% of all guitar amps sold are tube.As another poster stated, solid state amps a... Read More »

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Solid State to Tube Amp conversion?

Anything is "possible"; but not necessarily practical.The power supplies used in transistor circuits are very different from that in tube circuits.Transistors typically use 12 to 24 VDC, Tubes requ... Read More »

How to Choose Between a Solid State, Modeling and Tube Amplifier?

There are many factors that go into choosing an amplifier. Considering that an amplifier affects your personal sound, the right one will leave you satisfied and more developed as a guitarist.

Can I use a tube preamp and a solid state preamp in the same chain?

You can connect a tube preamp and a solid state preamp in the same audio chain. However, you must pay careful attention to the gain levels on each device to avoid feedback.References:Ovni Labs: Pr... Read More »

How to Build a Solid Electric Guitar?

You can make your own solid body guitar with a little woodworking experience. By creating your own guitar, you can create a custom instrument that expresses your artistic vision as well as save mon... Read More »