Looking for great sounding valves for Carvin V3 amplifier? You’ve come to the right place.
The Carvin V3 amplifier uses 4 x ECC83 (also called 12AX7) preamp valves, 1 x Balanced ECC83 for the phase inverter in position V5 and 4 x EL34 matched power valves/power tubes.
We always recommend JJ valves for the Carvin V3 amplifier. They guarantee awesome tone and power. Don’t forget, JJ is one of only five valve manufacturers in the world.
So don’t pay more for re-branded and re-boxed “boutique” brands that are the exact same valves.
So restore both the tone and the power to your guitar amplifier. Treat yourself, and your amp, to a brand new set of valves today.
If you have any questions about replacing the valves for Carvin V3 please do not hesitate to drop us an email and we will get straight back to you. We have over 30 years of experience and will be happy to advise.
We also recommend that you check out our very helpful FAQ section. Here you will find the answer to most questions. we also give you lots of useful tips if you have never upgraded your tubes before.
About the Carvin V3 amp:
The Carvin V3 has a 100% tube signal path that delivers pure tone from warm to shimmering to infinite sustain and crunch. The Carvin V3’s Three channels offer expanded tone circuits and overdrives for everything from Blues to Metal. Channels 1 and 2 are identical overdrive channels.
However since each offers 3 different Drive settings and EQX Expanded Tone Circuits, you’ll be able to dial in numerous variations on each channel.
The Carvin V3’s 3rd channel is the clean channel. With its own Drive control and 3 position switch, you’ll be able to use this as an additional distortion channel as well. The Volume Boost is ideal for leads and solos, kick it in when you need to cut through. Two Smart Loops offer assignable effects to your channels. Simply select your channel and select your Smart Loop. So the assignment is saved and recalled when you play through that channel. MIDI offers storage of channel switching, Volume Boost On/Off and Smart Loop On/Off. Built like a tank, the Carvin V3’s ruggedness keeps you playing night after night.
So, if you’re looking for great sounding valves for Carvin V3 amplifier you’ve come to the best place.