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previous: Stephen Conner The 6CA7 is the US/Japanese equival... -- 4/6/2000 12:12 PM View Thread

Re: 6CA7 Tubes vs Svet 6L6?

4/6/2000 1:24 PM
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Re: 6CA7 Tubes vs Svet 6L6?
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"The 6CA7 is the US/Japanese equivalent of the EL34. They are practically the same tube. So, they will probably sound like EL34s, which play a part in the famous Marshall crunch sound. "
ACTUALLY, the 6ca7 wont sound like either... they acualy (in most cases) sound more like a 6550,but a bit softer... so essentially, they are a happy medium between the 6l6 sparkle and the el34 compression...

 
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Ted Breaux The problem is just the same as an ... -- 4/6/2000 3:46 PM