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Common Crate VC Problem??

9/2/2003 2:29 AM
KobbsCommon Crate VC Problem??
I've had, currently have, will probably have in the future Crate VC 30's (various models) with what appears to be a common problem, and I'm hoping a common solution. There are the volume ups and downs, however, these tend to be fixed with a major solder joint overhaul... However, what sometimes remains, and I can't seem to find the specific problem, is a hiss/static/low level distortion that creeps in to the sound of the amp after it warms up... I know this is common, but as I stated before, looking to see if anyone knows a common solution... particularly weak cap, dressing, etc. etc.???  
 
Thanks,  
Kobbs.

 
Replies:
Jack Collins I don't know the answer to your pro... -- 9/2/2003 4:37 PM
jeremy check the bypass capacitors, and th... -- 9/2/2003 8:06 PM
Enzo By far THE most common cause of lev... -- 9/3/2003 5:05 AM