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Re: Problem with Traynor YGM-4 :-(

8/13/2004 11:35 PM
Enzo
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Re: Problem with Traynor YGM-4 :-(
Joe, if one of the power tubes is glowing red got inside - what some call "red plating" - it could be the tube itself or the amp. If the same tube does it no matter which socket it is in, then the tube is bad. If it did it in only one socket no matter which tube was installed, then it would be an amp problem.  
 
No doubt it sounds bad with one of its power tubes melting.  
 
1999? Would you think guitar strings from 1999 would still be good? Those are ancient tubes, you owe yourself a new pair of them.

 
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Joe Ok thank you Enzo, it's the tube do... -- 8/14/2004 12:47 AM