Post by tobilyjones on Mar 29, 2019 3:35:54 GMT -7
Unfortunately the red pilot light of my old MAZ (the one with attached power cord) broke down last week. I decided to replace it with a jewel light (fender stye), drilled a bigger hole and soldered the wires to the socket. I measured the voltage and it was about 140 Volts so the bulb i´ve choosen is one with 130V. The amp works fine but the jewel light doesn´t work - i have no idea what the problem is. Maybe you can help me?
Post by premiumplus (Dave) on Mar 29, 2019 9:06:16 GMT -7
It's a type 47 bulb, 6.3 volts. Typically these use the secondary filament winding from the power transformer. Modding your amp isn't such a good idea. You might check with the shop, send an email to Don at firstname.lastname@example.org for info on 240 volt amps. And welcome to the forum, by the way!
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