How do tube amps work?

Answer With digital technology reinventing sound creation, the pairing of vacuum tube science and guitar amps remains an "old school" staple for guitarists who crave saturation over distortion.Building a ... Read More »

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What is the difference between Fender tube amps vs. Vox tube amps?

Since 1947, Fender tube amps have been a staple of the music industry, made famous by legendary guitarists like Eric Clapton, David Gilmour and Eric Johnson. Ten years later, in 1957, VOX launched ... Read More »

DIY: Low Watt Tube Amps?

A DIY low power tube amplifier is somewhat of a throwback from the days of vacuum tube technology. However, a recent resurgence in these longstanding traditional amps recognizes the wonderful quali... Read More »

How to Repair Tube Amps?

Guitar players prefer tube amplifiers over solid-state amplifiers because of the warm and rich tone they produce. Solid-state amps are more durable and require less maintenance than tube amplifiers... Read More »

DIY Class A Tube Amps?

Class-A amplifiers are used to convert a low-voltage AC signal into a high-voltage AC signal. Class-A amplifiers introduce very little distortion when amplifying an input signal. Because audio amp... Read More »