Looking for great sounding valves for Carvin X100B amplifier? You’ve come to the right place.
The Carvin X100B amplifier uses three ECC83 (also called 12AX7) preamp valves and 4 x 6L6GC matched power valves.
We always recommend JJ valves for Carvin X100B amplifier. This is because they guarantee awesome tone and long life at a very competitive price. Remember, JJ is one of only five valve manufacturers in the world. So don’t pay more for rebranded versions of exactly the same valve with a different name on it.
So bring back the power and sparkle to your guitar amplifier. Treat yourself to a new set of valves.
If you have any questions about replacing the valves for Carvin X100B please drop us an email and we will get straight back to you. We have over 30 years experience so we are always happy to help.
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About the Carvin X100B:
The Carvin X100B series valve amps were a mainstay on many arena stages and MTV videos throughout the 1980s. Artists such as Frank Zappa, Craig Chaquico and Steve Vai all played Carvin X100B amps. Steve Vai recorded a song called “Blue Powder” (available on his first solo release Flexable) featuring the Carvin X100B.
The release of Series IV includes a master volume switchable to boost mode and a 4 button optional foot-switch with LED indicators (Channel, Effects, Reverb, Boost). As a tribute to the original Carvin X100B amps, the new Series IV is badged with the vintage Carvin logo. The Carvin X100B amp is a real workhorse. It delivers pleasantly smooth yet punchy clean tones, old school tube crunch rhythm sounds and richly detailed lead tones.
So, if you’re looking for great sounding valves for the Carvin X100B amplifier, you’ve come to the right place.