Amplifiers built around the same time tend to share some of the same circuitry and component values. It features just three controls – Gain, Filter (tone) and Volume. Randall smith, the founder of mesa/boogie has seen a dumble overdrive special schematic and has admitted that it's awfully similar to the mark II. Many guitarists will never have heard of the guy called Dumble. Contents 1 Early 1980s 1. One thing to keep in mind is that throughout the '80s and half of the '90s, the term "boutique amp" hadn't really been invented yet. Features: • True Bypass Footswitch• Zinc Alloy Outer Cover• Transparent top knob and 2 small knobs• Cool LED lights•. London Power's MINI-MARSHMALLOW tube guitar preamplifier builds on the tone legacy of Alexander "Howard" Dumble's famous topology, providing classic, warm, clean tones and an over-driven amp tone. Tube amplifiers and accessories, hand-built in Canada! Tube Amplifiers & Accessories. Very responsive tone controls that interact with the pedal- they don't just"color" the sound. It is very powerful and can be controlled at any sound level with the Gainmaster. Still in a class of their own. I love the amp but I want to change the speaker. I have a semi-homemade amp with a similar layout (four 6L6s and 12ax7s with humongous transformers) that has the best sound of any amp I've ever played through. This is a go to amp if your accustomed to the Marshall tone. Hmmmm, well I guess the reasons for this unit being separate might be:. Dumble amplifiers. Less than a year later, I got an email from the same team member, Ives Chiu, and he said it was ready. Many 1950's guitar tube amps sound most authentic when paired with a speaker with relatively low efficiency around 95dB. Dumble style amp based on the legendary amp of Stevie Ray Vaughn,John Mayer,Eric Johnson. not fuzzy, buzzy, flabby, or even crunchy). and found out he was making Fender amps modifying them to sound better and using their parts to do so. Vertex - Dynamic Distortion - Pedal Demo - Blurring The Line Between Distortion And Fuzz. Dumble Amplifiers - Wikipedia. The amp should have a master volume control in addition to gain. I have a semi-homemade amp with a similar layout (four 6L6s and 12ax7s with humongous transformers) that has the best sound of any amp I've ever played through. Now, when I started Fuzz Quest this was what I wanted. Articulate, defined, ballsy. Dumble Amplifiers have become shorthand to represent the extreme of guitar-gear “cork-sniffing” excess. Robben and Larry C. Through extensive research I discovered a method of tone shaping that will not only make the amps sound great, but will also make them feel articulate and easy to play. The Dumble ODS style preamplifer design consists of a clean single 12ax7 tube preamp that is cascaded into an overdrive stage, also based on one 12ax7 tube. The sound is a little reminiscent of Santana (who also owns a Dumble)---very smooth, infinite sustain, but with Ford there's no mud---just a very balanced lead sound that has the uncanny sense of being driven to the point of power and intense sustain, but still somehow sounding "clean" (i. With that said, Lenny was born!. Very responsive tone controls that interact with the pedal- they don't just"color" the sound. Jim Kelley Amps I have nine of these amps—two of the very first of the Suhr reissues, which sound exactly like the old ones, and seven original ones. It is the only Overdrive Deluxe (and one of only a handful of Dumble amps) to have reverb and tremolo which. Sounds really good. Due to this enchantment, amplifier manufacturers began to include Master Volume knobs. Every amplifier is personally hand-built to order and the waiting list can take several years. Unlike a tube amp, it’s lightweight and really affordable for those on a tight budget. PM me if you like – lots to say. SYNERGY OS – INTERCHANGEABLE PRE-AMP. One of the secret weapons in Stevie's arsenal is the Fender Vibratone. The Dumble Guitar Effects Pedal from CNZ Audio takes your electric guitar signal and adds that classic, meaty mid-range overdriven tone. As president and founder of Soldano Custom amplification, I’d like to thank you for your interest in Soldano products. Alexander Dumble designed what many consider the world’s greatest guitar amplifier – if you want one, it’ll cost you $50,000 Guitar guys are always on the hunt for “tone”. And voila, out comes the sound of your guitar played through a well-mic'ed speaker cabinet, in an acoustically treated live room, run through a Neve 1073, a preamp. This pedal can enhance your effects chain to dynamically broaden your tone and get that elastic overdrive sound you've been waiting for. are two of my heros. We think the Rowin Analog Dumbler Pedal is the best dumble pedal if you are looking for a Dumble amp simulator, which does a really good job replicating the classic overdrive sound. 'I just could never understand why it didn't sound good,' the Metallica guitarist says. Quick reactions are required to tame the Dumble animal! By contrast, any Fender amplifier is much more forgiving, thus allowing you to get away with many more clams. You will not find a nicer cabinet for your amp. Sebago Sound is offering Ultra Phonix voiced amps. This amp is powered by 4 KT-77 or EL-34 power tubes. Dumble musical instrument amplifiers is a guitar amplifier manufacturer in Los Angeles, California. Since buying his ODS, Ford has almost exclusively used his original Dumble or an exact clone of it live. Does anyone have any experience with it? I like the idea of having it as a switchable option for more drive. I don't care if you call him Alexander, Howard, or Dumble. The speaker's efficiency rating given in dB can have a dramatic affect on an amp's loudness. Rare as hen’s teeth, any of the Dumble amps have pretty unique tonal and sustainful qualities. The amplifiers boast a unique sound and feel that is praised for its ability to enhance and uncover every nuance of a player's technique and tone. Cause and Effect Amp Works produces unique and innovative Dumble-inspired amplifiers that are well designed, high quality, robust and boutique tweaked for perfect tone. I certainly love my WGS ET90 with quite a few amps (it's a bigger version of their ET65 which is a clone of a Celestion G12-65 which a lot of people love with their Dumble's, so I can see why that would be a good choice with this amp!), but I haven't heard a Fane F70 in person. This amp was originally released in 2010. An added bonus with the Page DS is. The Steel String Clean Drive faithfully recreates the sound of the "other" Dumble amp (the Steel String Singer) in a simple stompbox format. Tubes amps make use of very high voltages! These voltages can kill you dead. If your amp has a fuse check that it is good. SoundCloud Dumble ODS 50 Our Dumble ODS 50 HRM profiles in action. Amplifiers built around the same time tend to share some of the same circuitry and component values. Here’s some pictures of real to show where I got the influence for my amp: The picture of the dumble overdrive special combo in Aspen Pittman’s The Tube Amp Book 4. The Steel String Clean Drive is a 100% analog tone shaping tool designed to emulate the fat and pristine clean tones of the Dumble Steel String Singer amplifier. Dumble was given cease and desist orders and told your cut off stop what your doing now. I used to go about guitar tone and amp settings the same way my wife would go about cooking. Dumble is a one-person operation; each amp is handcrafted by Dumble himself, and Dumble amplifiers are the most expensive boutique amplifiers on the used market. We ship worldwide. And an entire industry has practically grown up around assisting players in replicating that monster of a sound, so let’s look at what you can achieve in this realm, and what you can’t. Back in those early days, the price of a Dumble amplifier was somewhere in the $1250-$1300 range. Amazing clip of the mythical Dumble Overdrive Special Amp Forum › Gear & Effects › Amazing clip of the mythical Dumble Overdrive Special Amp This topic contains 19 replies, has 9 voices, and was last updated by TonyB 9 years ago. The sound is a little reminiscent of Santana (who also owns a Dumble)---very smooth, infinite sustain, but with Ford there's no mud---just a very balanced lead sound that has the uncanny sense of being driven to the point of power and intense sustain, but still somehow sounding "clean" (i. Alexander Howard Dumble was living in Santa Cruz, CA at the time. Part of the characteristic sound of Dumble amplifiers is alleged to come from Dumble's choice of parts:. Amplifier and amplifier modification kits. I guess what I am asking is, what amps out there have you heard that were the closest in Dumble sound? There seems to be an obsession with getting the Dumble sound, which I guess I understand considering what some of the Dumbles sell for. For more than five decades, Santana has continued to use the amplifiers. Due to this enchantment, amplifier manufacturers began to include Master Volume knobs. Dumble Style Amplifier. <> Ahh, the words of someone with a crappy amp Of course the player matters. In the world of guitar amps, there exists one legendary designer and brand that very few ever get to meet, see, or play through. Meet our latest flagship processor, the Axe-Fx III. The Dude V2 The DUDE is designed to achieve the classic D style ODS sounds and feel. FAQ Search Join Private Messages Profile Log in. The Dumble is truly a "holy grail" amp for many guitar players. Rare as hen's teeth, any of the Dumble amps have pretty unique tonal and sustainful qualities. I am posting this for wedontneedakey to try on his newly acquired AmplifireBox, but others might as well enjoy it, too. a one-person operation, alexander "howard" dumble makes each amp personally. 99 Buy It Now | Add to watch list. Trusted by Players Who's Living is Tone. If Vox actually believed that these amp sound as good as the amps that inspired them, then they have done a great disservice to their bottom line. The resistor and cap values different than other amps but not any more expensive. Since I have EL34 in, it's going to be very close to the Dumble. Specializing in vintage reproduction cabinets and replacement components. But a sound card (internal or external or on-board) will also come with an audio processor, which can do things like headphone surround sound processing, before the audio signal gets to the DAC (Digital to Analog Converter) chip. Here are four amazing recreations of one of the most iconic amps in the world!!! Dumble Overdrive Special. Great sound and licks. These little head do a fine job, but lets not forget that Vox put out an AC version. They are made in The Netherlands, so you’re probably not going to run into one at your local Guitar Center. Hi-Fi 5W Mini Amplifier Head. Of course, I inquired as to the price of these special amplifiers. Alexander Dumble for my own personal use in the Musical Sound Consulting. Since buying his ODS, Ford has almost exclusively used his original Dumble or an exact clone of it live. I bought this amp thinking I was gonna have a solid little amp to take to practice or even small gigs when I got lazy. But don't over look a deluxe reverb or super reverb depending on how much wattage you need maybe twin reverb if you looking to peel some paint. Very loud, complex sounding, and the part about Howard liking you before he built an amp for you is very true. Recording amps, practice amps, gigging amps, touring amps, and even harmonica amps. PM me if you like – lots to say. Way better than any pedal I have ever tried. Howard Alexander Dumble only builds amps for certain guitarists, and he builds each amp with that specific player's style and tone in mind. Because these mythical amps are extremely hard to come by, we created the Synergy OS preamp module as our tribute to its iconic sound. Chances are if you have seen a Blackface amp on stage with one of your favorite blues players, it's a Dumble. not fuzzy, buzzy, flabby, or even crunchy). This person told Hammett that the amp once belonged to Youngbloods co-founder Jesse Colin Young, who was driving his truck one day with the Dumble inside and got into an accident. We set out to design a recreation of the legendary Dumble Steel String Singer but thought…who needs a loud, clean amp sound in a pedal? The guy that made the Steel String Singer come alive was none other than SRV. Dumble was one of the first boutique amplifier manufacturers. The unmatchable Amp Match Technology has the ability to capture any miked amp or recorded sound to replicate a near-perfect matched model. If Dumble is so sort after, why didn't more amps follow that configuration?. It features the best amp and effects models from the Fractal Audio Axe-Fx, in a pedalboard format with 11 footswitches and hands-on controls for the amp modeler. HANDBUILT DUMBLE STYLE AMPLIFIERS "Its an amazing amp, HUGE sound. Fender® '57 ʺTweedʺ Deluxe. If not you’re basically just raising the distortion level, which leaves you with less headroom and, on low levels, often a thin sound. We make tributes to the most iconic amplifiers manufactured over the past 50+ years plus our own unique boutique amp designs. As Lindley told Guitar Player in a July '77 interview, "I've got a lot of little amps, but on the road, I always use Dumble amps because they never break down. Learn more about Fender electric basses. Dumble style amp based on the legendary amp of Stevie Ray Vaughn,John Mayer,Eric Johnson. Boutique Amp Maker Alexander Dumble Alexander Dumble (formerly Howard Dumble until he legally changed his name) makes the most sought after boutique amplifiers in the world. A big part of John’s sound is the vibrato/reverb effect he gets from his amps. The Grass model provides overdrive with a retro flavor that is inspired by Dumble amp sound characteristics, providing you with a rich, powerful tone when you crank the gain and detail that is great at all dynamic levels. Lenny was a happy accident. It always seems to me that with the Dumble its alittle more complicated then just throwing a tubescreamer infront of a fender. Based on the sound of the legendary DUMBLE amplifiers, here is an iconic retro overdrive tone, warm, smooth, and vital, with great sounding details and a wide range of dynamic response. Amplifier and amplifier modification kits. If this was going to be my only purchase from this site I wanted to get a hard to find amp. and found out he was making Fender amps modifying them to sound better and using their parts to do so. Custom pedals, pedal mods, and pedal repairs as well as guitar repair and modification. 1 Settings 1. Add to cart. It sounds killer with lap-steel guitar. It borrows its name from a small amp Fender made back in the 50’s but the Champion 100 is all modern. I can say i like it and it will earn a spot on the board I'm assembling. A one-person operation, Alexander "Howard" Dumble makes each amp personally. Dumble Schmumble. We at CeriaTone would be happy to serve your needs, whether you are a DIYer, an amp shop, or a boutique amp manufacturer. Frugal Amps. ” I built it with a lower output neck humbucker, but it also sounds great with the bridge humbucker as well. We like that this pedal offers a heavy duty true bypass, which is activated by a footswitch and engages the pedal smoothly, without effecting the original tone. The three-tube reverb is insane as well. Because these mythical amps are extremely hard to come by, we created the Synergy OS preamp module as our tribute to its iconic sound. My amp is not really like a 2 channel amp, it's more of a hybrid. These days, Carlos combines the Boogie and the Dumble’s to get his unique sound. Finding a good amp simulator is pretty essential for guitarist when you're recording ‘in the box’ all the time. The Ceriatone Overdrive Special is suppose to be an amazing amp for a Dumble clone. With over 3000 instruments available from stock we have the best selection in the UK. Custom pedals, pedal mods, and pedal repairs as well as guitar repair and modification. A correct style of amplifier plays a crucial role in the John Mayer style tone. This is what I try to do as well, and I use fairly clean pedals - light OD's or boosts with more volume than gain, to try and push the amp more rather than adding a new sound altogether. not fuzzy, buzzy, flabby, or even crunchy). I have been using the external speaker jack to plug this into my cab and jam. Still in a class of their own. It's an amplifier that is clean sounding and yet is able to produce a great big sound. This is the real deal. 20 in stock. Specialist Automotive Audio Amplifier Services The Amp Doctor Ltd is your one stop workshop for quality aftermarket amplifier servicing and repairs. It's an amplifier that is clean sounding and yet is able to produce a great big sound. Aimed at recreating the incredibly rare and highly expensive Dumble Overdrive Special amplifier, Vertex has gone to great lengths to create this pedal with sleek vintage design and maximum value specs. Dumble style amp based on the legendary amp of Stevie Ray Vaughn,John Mayer,Eric Johnson. Now I can do it without the pedal. Ultraphonix OD. Performance is similar to the Magtech amplifier with the exception of dramatically increased power output capability!. We specialize in the expert sales and service of the world's largest selection of High-End, Boutique, Vintage and Very Rare amplifiers, speakers, cabinets, and tubes. The best guitar head in history is a Blackface Fender Bassman. In the world of guitar amps, there exists one legendary designer and brand that very few ever get to meet, see, or play through. And make no mistake, it doesn't lean towards a particular camp, as in Fender or Marshall. I used to go about guitar tone and amp settings the same way my wife would go about cooking. Every amp and pedal has its sweet spot. Weber Speakers Homepage --- Loudspeakers, components, and equipment for the vintage musical instrument enthusiast. A one-person operation, Alexander "Howard" Dumble makes each amp personally. Gail Ann Dorsey (David Bowie / Gwen Stefani Band) Gear: SVT-810AV "A lot of young female musicians ask me about the business and gear, and I always say 'girl, go out and get yourself some Ampeg!'". There are three patches in the set: DumbleLarry. They are not a reflection of these amps being a literal Holy Grail, merely a brilliant marketing scheme. Many times Dumble amplifiers, to my ears, can be underwhelming given the value and the folklore surrounding them. Think surfing, Dick Dale type stuff. With that said, Lenny was born!. We like that this pedal offers a heavy duty true bypass, which is activated by a footswitch and engages the pedal smoothly, without effecting the original tone. Vintage Sound Amps, Inc. ” > Stock Dunlop Crybaby GCB95, which is the original Crybaby. But if you think Eric Johnson would sound as. ” I built it with a lower output neck humbucker, but it also sounds great with the bridge humbucker as well. Fender literally wrote the book on electric basses, laying the foundation for musical innovation and evolution. So what is the hardest amp to find?. We specialize in the expert sales and service of the world's largest selection of High-End, Boutique, Vintage and Very Rare amplifiers, speakers, cabinets, and tubes. There’s something about a physical product that feels better than using your DAW so here's the definitive list of amp in a box effects!. The early Dumbles had preamps in the clean channel very similar to Blackface amps but that changed in the early 80s. Finding a good amp simulator is pretty essential for guitarist when you're recording ‘in the box’ all the time. These amps were a bit funky at the time. However, several amplifiers were later sent back to Dumble to have their circuitry updated. If money is tight, buy the Ceriatone. WE ARE THE GLOBAL MARKET LEADER IN sound BRANDING. The Dumble Overdrive Special Amplifier made by Alexander “Howard” Dumble became the amp that was associated with the signature sound of players like Robben Ford and Larry Carlton. The Dumble Overdrive Special Amplifier made by Alexander "Howard" Dumble became the amp that was associated with the signature sound of players like Robben Ford and Larry Carlton. The Tube Amp Hall of Fame will not be responsible for any mishaps Ampeg Amplifier Schematics,Dumble Amplifier Schematics,Amplifier Schematic Manuals,Amplifier. We think the Rowin Analog Dumbler Pedal is the best dumble pedal if you are looking for a Dumble amp simulator, which does a really good job replicating the classic overdrive sound. So what is the hardest amp to find?. where steel players meet online. They addressed the idea of power amp distortion and that it could be achieved by adding a distortion circuit after the main preamp. I certainly would think twice about installing a sqiggly retarded mess wiring mod into my amp if it was worth that many $. Amp Archives is currently undergoing a major overhaul, submissions are not yet available, your patience is appreciated. The Ceriatone Overdrive Special is suppose to be an amazing amp for a Dumble clone. The best source for Vintage Amplifier and Guitar parts. It seemed on the verge of instability and was more prone to feedback than I had anticipated. The Dumble amp with all it's purity of tone is never too far from a clean Fender tone but with BALZ BIG TIME!!!!. The amp gives an incredibly low end punch and enormous amount of headroom. Because the same thing has happened with those original Trainwreck heads. Dumble musical instrument amplifiers is a guitar amplifier manufacturer in Los Angeles, California. You have heard them more than you know, as they have been all over 1970s-2000s television shows. Love to have the patch if you will share. Sebago Sound is now offering a blue-printed version of the now famous Dumble Overdrive Deluxe amp seen in the video on the right. Made in California, Matchless crafts hand built, point-to-point, class A, guitar and bass tube amplifiers. An added bonus with the Page DS is. Stream Dumble Type amp I built, a playlist by user961120844 from desktop or your mobile device. It all depends on what *your* sound is, and as previously noted, it takes a unique touch to get the best out of amps like Dumble, Trainwreck, Two Rock etc. Download stunning images about Thegearpage. I would like to dedicate ‘The Dumble Guide - Edition 1’ to the initial intended receiver of this guide. Amplifiers built around the same time tend to share some of the same circuitry and component values. You will not find a nicer cabinet for your amp. Connected 10K resistor from Bass 1 to Ground instead of Vb. We ship worldwide. Dumble conceived the amp in 1978. Purpose-built for each guitarist's ear and taste, they are all different. The Steel String Clean Drive faithfully recreates the sound of the "other" Dumble amp (the Steel String Singer) in a simple stompbox format. The Tube Amp Hall of Fame will not be responsible for any mishaps Ampeg Amplifier Schematics,Dumble Amplifier Schematics,Amplifier Schematic Manuals,Amplifier. by ReampZone from desktop or your mobile device. The amp gives an incredibly low end punch and enormous amount of headroom. Dumble amplifiers are the most expensive boutique amplifiers on the used market, and prices have risen rapidly. Frugal Amps. It also includes some Dumble tones that compare to a real Overdrive Special along with an Overdrive Supreme and an Overtone Special. Collecting information on Dumble amplifiers is a rather involved task requiring a So it started with collecting the available schematics, looking at the very few. Dumble was one of the first boutique amplifier manufacturers. Sebago Sound is offering Ultra Phonix voiced amps. A breakdown of the Umble circuit will reveal a conglomeration of several schematics available on the internet (see the Dumble Amps section of Schematic Heaven for a nice assortment). Find great deals on eBay for dumble and dumble amp. The Worlds Best Tube Amps Kendrick Amplifiers have made several thousands of tube guitar amps in the last nearly two decades. I haven't played that amp loud enough to hear what it would sound like on a gig, but if it keeps the. Basically,"tone" is a combination of. Infinite sustain, that could normally be produced by an overdriven amp on full blast. If your amp has a fuse check that it is good. I play blues, rock and almost all kinds of music, my fender has a way of expressing the sound in the way I have tried to create it. Very happy with how it works, but I'm yet to experience gigging with a cranked plexi. So then he found another company that had bought out alot of the overstock and started buying bulk through them. My amp is not really like a 2 channel amp, it's more of a hybrid. For those who are interested, the following is the best I can do for you in answering gear questions. The Dumble amp with all it's purity of tone is never too far from a clean Fender tone but with BALZ BIG TIME!!!!. Get a low price and free shipping on thousands of items. Today, the "Stereo X" is known as the Xonar Essence STX Headphone Amp Card and I have it in my hands. alessandro amps The term high-end has been used in the home audio market for many years now, delivering a higher level of fidelity in a home stereo system. The first is the 0-190-275V 20W mains transformer, and the next is the 15W single-ended output transformer. When I hit the overdrive I can't help but grin! My amp is based loosely on Dumble #124. You don't have to have one to sound good. 岩手県一関市でハンド・メイドのギター・アンプを製作してるアンプ・ビルダー、AKG Sound Designです。特にDUMBLEクローンはプロにも愛用者の多い自信作です。. I certainly would think twice about installing a sqiggly retarded mess wiring mod into my amp if it was worth that many $. Dumble® Clean. Dumble amplifiers are the most expensive boutique amplifiers on the used market, and prices have risen rapidly. Just like with analog gear, the tone you get from plugging your guitar into your computer depends greatly on the gear that you use to model the amps. ” > Stock Dunlop Crybaby GCB95, which is the original Crybaby. I've tended to be a bit jaded with Dumble-style amps probably due to all the hype that's associated with them. If Vox actually believed that these amp sound as good as the amps that inspired them, then they have done a great disservice to their bottom line. i had a bandmate in the 70's who had the tube peavey combo with fake tweed and 6/10's. The Fender Mustang amps offer an array of amp models. So then he found another company that had bought out alot of the overstock and started buying bulk through them. gear list in profile "no seymour - no tone know seymour - know tone! Is it not the glory of the people of America that, whilst they have paid a decent regard to the opinions of former times and other nations, they have not suffered a blind veneration for antiquity, for custom, or for names, to overrule the suggestions of their own good sense, the knowledge of their own situation, and the. "So I have a feeling that the amp was damaged just ever so slightly," Hammett says, "just enough to change the sound. Many 1950's guitar tube amps sound most authentic when paired with a speaker with relatively low efficiency around 95dB. This oversaturated tone is well-suited to thrash metal and grunge bands, but has also been used more subtly by artists like Eric Clapton. What speaker that you guys recommended for this kind of amplifier ? I'm thinking about the Veteran 30, but I decided to asking. John has been using Two Rock amplifiers for many years. I have been using the external speaker jack to plug this into my cab and jam. This amp incorporates some significant tonal enhancements starting with the Eminence 12" guitar speaker that defines the British Invasion sound. Alexander Howard Dumble was living in Santa Cruz, CA at the time. Amps with lower power ratings will distort when the volume gets. Back in those early days, the price of a Dumble amplifier was somewhere in the $1250-$1300 range. Fender® '57 ʺTweedʺ Deluxe. It was voiced after the #001 serial number of that amp. For those curious about the Dumble sound, tone, vibe, and feel, but don't want to sound like Ford or Carlton all the time (this amp will do that as well) then look no farther than the Redplate MDD. The Fuchs Overdrive Supreme 50 plug-in artfully captures the hardware’s glassy clean tones, ultra-tight low end, and copious amount of touch-sensitive gain. Sebago Sound is now offering a blue-printed version of the now famous Dumble Overdrive Deluxe amp seen in the video on the right. So then he found another company that had bought out alot of the overstock and started buying bulk through them. The Fender Mustang features 17 amp models: '60s Thrift = Sears 1964 Silvertone American '90s = Mesa/Boogie Dual Rectifier British '60s. I guess what I am asking is, what amps out there have you heard that were the closest in Dumble sound? There seems to be an obsession with getting the Dumble sound, which I guess I understand considering what some of the Dumbles sell for. It is the only Overdrive Deluxe (and one of only a handful of Dumble amps) to have reverb and tremolo which. Here’s some pictures of real to show where I got the influence for my amp: The picture of the dumble overdrive special combo in Aspen Pittman’s The Tube Amp Book 4. Part of the characteristic sound of Dumble amplifiers is alleged to come from Dumble's choice of parts:. with offices in munich, milan, zurich, miami and shanghai, amp has the ability to work across cultures, languages and time zones: a skill truly appreciated by our global client list. Stream Dumble ODS 50 - Full Mix DEMO. 1, which apprently (according to the book) is owned by Robben Ford, but I’m going for the updated logo, and a Black Tolex. The next step up in this scenario is to combine a good valve amp with one of the many high-quality pedals claiming to replicate that sound. Most of this information is stored on the great Tube Amp Garage Forum (which also covers the much sought after Dumble amplifiers). A one-person operation, Alexander "Howard" Dumble makes each amp personally. txt) or read online for free. Now I am going to have 3 preamps in the Bassman chassis, this one, Marshall 2204 and my own. Still in a class of their own. Cheap true bypass, Buy Quality guitar effect pedal directly from China effect pedal Suppliers: Promotion product group!! AROMA ADR-3 DUMBLER Dumble amp sound-overdrive Mini Analogue Effect True Bypass+ guitar effect pedal Enjoy Free Shipping Worldwide! Limited Time Sale Easy Return. John has been using Two Rock amplifiers for many years. Alexander Dumble designed what many consider the world’s greatest guitar amplifier – if you want one, it’ll cost you $50,000 Guitar guys are always on the hunt for “tone”. The signal can come from your amp's preamp, the line out on your amp, a guitar DI box, or a dummy load box with a line out to safely get the direct signal from the power amp. I haven't played that amp loud enough to hear what it would sound like on a gig, but if it keeps the. It's a boutique combo amp builded by a great luthier here in my city, all tube, with clean channel and overdrive on pre, 50 watts. In the world of guitar amps, there exists one legendary designer and brand that very few ever get to meet, see, or play through. Get a low price and free shipping on thousands of items. Chances are if you have seen a Blackface amp on stage with one of your favorite blues players, it's a Dumble. Love to have the patch if you will share. This is the real deal. If you add reverb to the amp, a la AB 763, you will add another stage to the clean sound and there will be a number of differences: 1. The amp owned by Peter Lerche in the youtube clip is Dumble number #0153, he waited 10 years for Dumble to deliver the amp after ordering it. Ozone 8 was released two years ago and since then, we’ve seen some excellent updates to Nectar and Neutron, so it’s (let’s be honest) unsurp. However, several amplifiers were later sent back to Dumble to have their circuitry updated. Even an unplugged tube amp can retain enough juice in the capacitors to give you a very, very bad day. Dumble amplifiers. Buy Overdrive effect pedal DUMBLER Smooth and dynamic overdrive sound close to amp Dumble guitar pedal by Aroma Music brand Tom'sline Engineering. These days, Carlos combines the Boogie and the Dumble’s to get his unique sound. We are currently only building aftermarket for Dumble style or authentic Dumble amps. My amp is not really like a 2 channel amp, it's more of a hybrid. The sound and dynamics are, in a word, magic, and I haven’t found anything in all the amps I’ve played since capture that magic. The early Dumbles had preamps in the clean channel very similar to Blackface amps but that changed in the early 80s. If I decide not to sell it, I may make a combo cabinet for it. We went about getting the sound in those amps by taking an old Fender Deluxe to Howard Dumble and saying, 'We want this, but bigger and louder. Like its equally elusive cousin, the Klon Centaur, the Dumble amplifier has all the elements that make for a collectors dream: A waiting list populated mainly of legendary guitar players, an eccentric and charismatic builder, a very small number of units produced (less than 300), crazy. He tends to build amps in popular styles but mixes up so you have 2 usually quite different channels.