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previous: John Stokes They are similar. The 5AR4 can han... -- 8/13/1999 4:04 AM View Thread

Re: 5AR4 verses 5V4

8/13/1999 10:23 AM
M/JRe: 5AR4 verses 5V4
If there would be less voltage drop I would assume that the 5ar4 would be cleaner than the 5v4. This isn't the case on this amp. I took a 5ar4 out of one of my other amps and the sound was more like a BFDR. Had more break up and edge. I thought that I read in here that the higher voltage and less voltage sag means cleaner sound. Do I have that backwards?  

Mook I've always heard that the 5V4 was ... -- 8/13/1999 1:11 PM