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A brand New feature for amp techs and amp makers We have  a  brand new ” Website Trade Area” for amp techs, service folks and amp manufacturers. You can find…

Okay so I relented and worked on an amp with not one single lonely valve/ tube inside. Time to fix a Trace Elliot GP7SM bass amp. I will have therapy…

Our task was to renovate a June 1973 Marshall Model 1959 Super Lead 100 watt head It had been modified in the 1990’s to use 5881 output valves. This was…

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We now own the trademark ” Zaerix”  name along with the logo.  Zaerix is an old name in the UK market. We are working to bring the brand back to…

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It is common design practice  overrunning output valves. It is done with all types . There are some amps that use EL34’s and run them way over 500 volts. This…

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The valve/tube world looks like it will see some interesting times ahead in 2020.   Here is one thing that may impact Valve Tube Supplies in 2020.One of the big…

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Many amps have a valve rectifier valve. Typical types are EZ81, 5Y3, GZ34/5AR4 and 5U4.  There are variations on the letters at the end of the part number but the…

Find the valves you need quick and easy

Find the valves you need quick and easy We have added new categories to make it easier  finding valves/ tubes . If you go to the ” Categories “ menu…

A Peavey Classic 30 Restoration was undertaken.  Initially it was taken in for just a repair. It had sat in a garage for many years.  There was rust on the…

A Marshall JCM900 Breaking Valves was the cause of this amp’s failure. It travels around a lot and it has the original 1990’s valve retainers on the output valves. The…

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"Have bought from Stewart several times, he knows his stuff and while he may not always be the cheapest you’re getting the expertise and experience that few others can match. That’s so important when you’re buying valves." - N.G. 11th March 2020 - bought Tung Sol 6l6GC-STR's

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"Ggreat service, many thanks" DW bought JJ GZ34S high sag version 21st March,2020

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