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Rockhead!

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I think my Classic has Psychosis
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Ok, so one of my Classics has just started acting up.  Everything seemed fine until i decided to go back and forth between my mp-2, mp-1 and my other classic, then back to the mentally unwell preamp.  All of a sudden it started to clip on clean an ss settings.  Red lights flashing all over the gaff either when i played a lick or a chord and the vol shot up tenfold. Yep it started to hear it's own voices and not the bloody tube ones as it is supposed to  :dunno:   However on tube Dist settings everything works fine as it should.  This thing needs help before it has a complete nervous breakdown!
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Re: I think my Classic has Psychosis
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Just found that i had a spare set of tubes lying around.  Popped them in and hey presto. Job done, everything seems back to normal :whoohoo!:
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Mp-1, 2x Mp-1 Classics, Mp-2, JMP-1, mc-1, mpc, Art Ultrafoot, 4x Intellifex, 3x Digitech Ips 33b, Digitech Dhp 33, 3x Bbe sonic Maximizers, 2x Art Alpha's, 2x Art Sgx & Drx, Digitech Trs 12, Digitech Legend and a whole bunch of other stuff that's far too long to list!

Guitars

Ibanez Jem 777 VSK (Super Clean and Super rare)
Ibanez Jem 77 GMC
Ibanez Jem 77FP
Fender SRV Strat
Fender Mag 7 Elite USA Strat Flame top 2 tone sb, custom 16" Radius ss Frets
Fender 40th Anniv USA Strat 2 tone sb
Fender 50th Anniv USA Strat Flame top 3 tone sb
Fender 60th Anniv USA Strat 2 tone sb
Fender American STD USA Strat 3 tone sb
Fender American Elite Telecaster tsb

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Re: I think my Classic has Psychosis
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What looks curious is that you mentioned SS issues...and no issues at all with Tube Dist...

But, ehi...if it worked fine, you did the job!  :thumb-up:
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Re: I think my Classic has Psychosis
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That's a good point.  Yep it was still clipping on SS settings, but seems fine now.  I'll keep an eye on it as it could well be something else causing the issue.  It's recently been serviced but of course these preamps are getting on a bit and anything could go wrong at any given time.
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Mp-1, 2x Mp-1 Classics, Mp-2, JMP-1, mc-1, mpc, Art Ultrafoot, 4x Intellifex, 3x Digitech Ips 33b, Digitech Dhp 33, 3x Bbe sonic Maximizers, 2x Art Alpha's, 2x Art Sgx & Drx, Digitech Trs 12, Digitech Legend and a whole bunch of other stuff that's far too long to list!

Guitars

Ibanez Jem 777 VSK (Super Clean and Super rare)
Ibanez Jem 77 GMC
Ibanez Jem 77FP
Fender SRV Strat
Fender Mag 7 Elite USA Strat Flame top 2 tone sb, custom 16" Radius ss Frets
Fender 40th Anniv USA Strat 2 tone sb
Fender 50th Anniv USA Strat Flame top 3 tone sb
Fender 60th Anniv USA Strat 2 tone sb
Fender American STD USA Strat 3 tone sb
Fender American Elite Telecaster tsb

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Re: I think my Classic has Psychosis
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of course these preamps are getting on a bit and anything could go wrong at any given time.

Unless you send them to MJMP for cures...  :lol:
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ADA MP-1 (modified by MJMP)
Marshall JMP1
TC Electronic G Major
Alesis Quadraverb GT
Zoom 9150
Advance Tube Technologies TA '70 tube power amp
Marshall Valvestate 8008 power amp
ADA B200s power amp
Behringer FCB1010 MIDI controller
Zoom 8050 MIDI Controller
Zoom FP01 Expression pedal
Blackstar HTV 212 stereo cabinet with 70/80 Celestion speakers
Rivera Pubster 25
Blackstar Fly 3 amp + external speaker

Stomps, stomps, stomps...and stomps (Bogner rules!): TC Helix phaser, Xotic RC Booster, TC Sentry noise gate, Bogner Ecstasy Blue, Bogner Ecstasy Red, Mad Professor Royal Blue Overdrive, Sonic Research Turbo Tuner, TC Flashback delay


1987 PRS Custom
1988 Fender Strat Plus
2014 Fender Modern Player Strat
2016 Custom assembled Fender Strat
2013 Gibson SG Standard
1995 Gibson Les Paul Studio
1991 MIJ Ibanez RG570FM TB
2016 MIJ Ibanez RG655M SPM
2002 Bruno Traverso Custom "Tommy" Silky
2017 Kramer Baretta Special
2010 Simon & Patrick Woodland CW acoustic

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Re: I think my Classic has Psychosis
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It may well need some new meds precribed from MJMP. :banana-rasta:
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Mp-1, 2x Mp-1 Classics, Mp-2, JMP-1, mc-1, mpc, Art Ultrafoot, 4x Intellifex, 3x Digitech Ips 33b, Digitech Dhp 33, 3x Bbe sonic Maximizers, 2x Art Alpha's, 2x Art Sgx & Drx, Digitech Trs 12, Digitech Legend and a whole bunch of other stuff that's far too long to list!

Guitars

Ibanez Jem 777 VSK (Super Clean and Super rare)
Ibanez Jem 77 GMC
Ibanez Jem 77FP
Fender SRV Strat
Fender Mag 7 Elite USA Strat Flame top 2 tone sb, custom 16" Radius ss Frets
Fender 40th Anniv USA Strat 2 tone sb
Fender 50th Anniv USA Strat Flame top 3 tone sb
Fender 60th Anniv USA Strat 2 tone sb
Fender American STD USA Strat 3 tone sb
Fender American Elite Telecaster tsb
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