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Fender choke questions?????

2/25/2004 7:45 PM
Fender choke questions?????
Could you use a BF bandmaster choke in a BF deluxe amp? what is the difference between a choke for a 6L6 amp and a 6V6? Is there any change in sound or tone with different chokes?
2/26/2004 1:29 PM
Chris ( CMW amps )

Hi bd  
The 6L6 choke is bigger . If you do use that one in a 2 x 6V6 amp you'll get slightly more bass , a bit more tightness and slightly more punch/power .  
Anyway : it ain't no problem  
hope this helps ,  
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2/26/2004 6:46 PM

Thank you very much Chris, I have been waiting for someone to answer me.
2/26/2004 7:15 PM
Bruce /Mission Amps

The diff is the Deluxe uses a smaller choke with about the same Hys but more DC resistance and it cannot handle as much current as the larger one.  
You'll get a bit more screen voltage with the larger one and the 6V6 power tubes will run very slightly higher in idle current.  
Don't know about any tonal shift though.  
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