Carr Amplifiers Full Revalve Kits / Carr Impala Classic 6L6GC GT GE Re issue Full Revalve Kit

Carr Impala Classic 6L6GC GT GE Re issue Full Revalve Kit  Click on image(s) above to view larger
£139.00
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Carr Amplifiers are made by Steve Carr and his staff in Pittsboro,North Carolina USA. Having tried a number of these amps what I really like is the attention to detail and workmanship. The amplifiers are based on famous tried and tested circuits and they sound exactly as Carr amps describe. Our full revalve kit aim to help you get the best out of these excellent amplifiers.
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The Carr Impala Classic 6L6GC Groove Tube G. E Reissue Full Revalve Kit covers the Head and Combo. This kit not only provides that Classic vintage American clean sound but also provides the most Authentic American Overdriven that is typical Fender Black faced era tone.

In order to get this sound right we have used a combination of modern made and Vintage New old stock valves in the pre amplifier section. The valves are specially selected for low microphonics and gain and the kit includes a balanced valve for the phase inverter position.

In the Pre amp section we use the following,

The Harma ECC83 Retro is a true sounding recreation of the famous Mullard ECC83. This valve replicates the warm detail and harmonically rich midrange that made the Mullard sound so famous

The Harma ECC81-STR is a German manufactured valve that has been specially chosen for its outstanding performance and sound quality. A specially selected balance valve is included for the phase splitter position.

The Philips 5751 is a superbly warm and rich sounding 5751 with excellent clarity. This provides exactly the right sound for the Carr Amplifier.

In the output stage

The GT 6L6GC-G.E Re issue is a remake of one of the most famous 6L6GC of all time. GT have made a faithful recreation of the General Electric later type clear top 6L6GC.
This valve has the most touch sensitive and large dynamic range of any modern 6L6GC.
This valve provides a warm smooth sound with a very clean and open treble. In overdriven mode,The valve displays the bite and warm crunch that is only really found in Original USA made General Electric 6L6GC

Groove Tubes Super Premium valves are specially burst tested by us and matched by us in addition to GTs in house testing. This will ensure that you get the best selected GT valves available anywhere in the world.

The full upgrade kit consists of 6 valves

1 Specially Gain selected Harma ECC83 Retro in V1
1 Specially Selected Harma ECC81-STR in V2
1 Specially Selected Philips 5751 in V3
1 Specially Selected and Balanced Harma ECC81-STR in V4
2 Selected and matched Groove Tube 6L6GC GE Super Premium Reissue in a matched pair

Please note that this is the valves only

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