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previous: sixstringbastard First off, I'm poor. If I had money... -- 6/13/2000 5:40 PM View Thread

Re: Crate Vintage Club 5212

6/13/2000 8:19 PM
Re: Crate Vintage Club 5212
I have the 30W version -- VC3112. On that schematic, R59 is a 470k resistor. I put a 300k in parallel with it to tone down the overdrive channel a bit. The schematic is on the blue guitar site. Look for the resistor divider after the input stage, on the distortion channel. I found that I wanted less gain there.  
I also chassis mounted the tubes, but that was a lot of work, plus you need access to a machine shop to make brackets. A fan wouldn't hurt either.

bill m. good moves on the VC 30. the clean... -- 6/13/2000 10:39 PM