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by Mr Co
Tue Jan 29, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Artisan Series
Topic: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function
Replies: 14
Views: 28145

Re: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function

Can you put an EL86 tubes in V4 and V5 slots?
Would this couse any problems?

V4 = EL 84 Power amp
V5 = EL 84 Power amp
by Mr Co
Sun Jan 20, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Artisan Series
Topic: The Artisan Thread
Replies: 28
Views: 42481

Re: The Artisan Thread

Has anyone maybe done an MASTER VOLUME mod to this amp?
I have it at home but even at 5W its too loud for home usage
by Mr Co
Mon Oct 22, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Artisan Series
Topic: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function
Replies: 14
Views: 28145

Re: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function

Theres is no gain chanel on the Artisan amp.
Ist an A class amp with 2chanells with slightly different voicings.
by Mr Co
Sun Oct 21, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: Artisan Series
Topic: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function
Replies: 14
Views: 28145

Re: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function

Ok thanx for the explenation. Im no tech guy but can you explain a bit what youve said. V1 is the 12AX7 tube. If I put he 12AXY tube in that position it would give the amp more headroom....basicly it would not start to break up so early on the volume dial.... Am I correct? Wich chanel will this effe...
by Mr Co
Fri Oct 19, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Artisan Series
Topic: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function
Replies: 14
Views: 28145

Re: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function

New preamp tubes arrived today and in the went.
No more problems :-)

One question, can I put in V1 slot an 12AY7 tube without any amp moding?
by Mr Co
Tue Oct 16, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Artisan Series
Topic: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function
Replies: 14
Views: 28145

Re: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function

This is strange. There is a clear sound from the speaker when I tap on the two preamp tubes while the amp is on (two tubes on the far right - 12AX7 and EF86) What is strange that this only happens when I turn on chanel 2. Its not audiable on chanel 1. These are bad tubes that need t be replaced, rig...
by Mr Co
Tue Oct 16, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: Artisan Series
Topic: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function
Replies: 14
Views: 28145

Re: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function

I hear some strange crackling whan I trun the CH2 to max....

You can hear it here....


https://files.fm/u/8x46tvk6
by Mr Co
Sat Oct 13, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: Artisan Series
Topic: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function
Replies: 14
Views: 28145

Re: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function

Yes! :shock:
How do you know and why did you ask?
by Mr Co
Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: Artisan Series
Topic: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function
Replies: 14
Views: 28145

Re: Artisan 15 Tube Position and Function

Can some one confirm is this picture correct regarding tube positions?
by Mr Co
Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself to the Blackstar crew
Topic: New Artisan 15 owner
Replies: 1
Views: 7411

New Artisan 15 owner

Well the title says it all :-)
Hello.
Bought it second hand :-)