I've had several years of trouble-free operation, but my Maz 8 now sounds pooped out. It's been babied and barely used, in fact it's been a month or two since I last plugged it in, and now fully cranked it sounds like it has a pile of blankets over it. I swapped out tubes 1 by 1, and that's about the extent of my troubleshooting skills, no change. Anything else I can try before taking it to a qualified repairperson?
EDIT: Haha, nevermind. It was the cable!!!
Last Edit: Oct 3, 2019 13:47:55 GMT -7 by 3chordz: because I'm an idiot
Sometimes it's the easiest find, and that is when you laugh and breathe a sigh of relief. Sometimes it's a cell phone on the amp, sometimes the speaker cable isn't plugged in, sometimes your in's and out's on your pedal board get reversed.
Great amps, nice guitars, and a small tonal spice rack.
The Bad Poodle: rutabay-ayga... rutabay-ayga
Oct 2, 2019 12:33:25 GMT -7
"Z" Steve: I'm losing status at the high school - I used to think that is was MY school
Oct 8, 2019 15:01:34 GMT -7
The Bad Poodle: A bunch of pom-pom girls, Looked down their nose at me. They had painted tons of posters, I had painted three. I hear the secret whispers Everywhere I go, My school spirit is at an All time low...
Oct 8, 2019 17:11:32 GMT -7
"Z" Steve: Oh Look! My hair is getting good in the back!
Oct 10, 2019 20:48:05 GMT -7
GuitarZ: Argghh! ETA for power is Sunday midnight. Thank you for giving us all a place to vent. At least we have a generator and our house suffered zero damage from the storms.
Nov 1, 2019 13:25:37 GMT -7
Ed M.: Yup generator is humming along.....
Nov 1, 2019 13:45:12 GMT -7
GuitarZ: Yea! Our power's back on. They beat their estimate by two days! Yea!!!!!! Let's hope you're right behind Ed M.
Nov 1, 2019 18:15:14 GMT -7
roscoenyc: Almost every piece of gear I have except for my tuner has at least one knob. Those are for adjusting. PSA for the "too much bass" crowd.
Nov 14, 2019 9:10:34 GMT -7
The Bad Poodle: cause we all know Too much bass increases "tube rattle"....
Nov 14, 2019 11:23:20 GMT -7
roscoenyc: Oh my goodness!!!
Nov 14, 2019 11:24:11 GMT -7
GuitarZ: They say you should be on the same page about kids before you get married. I really think you ought to talk about expectations on outdoor Christmas/Holiday lights. That could have been a game changer.
Dec 7, 2019 13:38:37 GMT -7