Looking for great sounding valves for your Marshall amplifier? You’ve come to the right place.
The Marshall 2061X amplifier uses 2 x ECC83 (also called 12AX7) preamp valves and 2 x EL84 matched power valves/power tubes.
Over time your valves lose both their tone and their power. We always recommend JJ valves for the Marshall 2061X amplifier. This is because they guarantee you will get awesome tone and power at a very competitive price. You can order these singly or as matched pairs.
However, we strongly recommend you replace all your valves at the same time. It’s a small price to pay to get your amp sounding like the day it left the factory.
So go on – bring back the power and sparkle to your guitar amplifier. Treat yourself to a new set of valves today.
If you have any questions about replacing the tubes/valves for Marshall 2061X please do not hesitate to get in touch. We have many years of experience so one of our team will always be happy to help.
It’s worth having a look at our FAQ section as well where we answer all the mst popular questions about changing tubes.
Valves for Marshall 2061X: About the amp.
The Marshall 2061X is a two-channel, 20-watt reissue of the 2061 ‘Lead and Bass’ head from the late ‘60s. It is powered by 2 x ECC83 and 2 x EL84. The Marshall 2061X is a vintage all-valve amp in a very compact design.
With a manageable 20 watts, this amp is ideal for home use, recording or gigging if you can mic it up. Featuring a silicon diode rectifier, so this gives the Marshall 2061X an aggressive edge, making it sound surprisingly modern.
So, just like all vintage amps, the Marshall 2061X is best when cranked. Due to its lower power, it will overdrive at a relatively low volume. This makes it ideal for saturated tones.
At full power, this amp can really pack a punch and remains sensitive to playing dynamics. In addition, the simple front interface means that dialling in the sound in your head couldn’t be quicker. An easy to use volume and tone control for each channel makes life really easy.
JJ is one of only five valve manufacturers in the World. So, if you’re looking for great sounding valves for Marshall amplifiers you’ve – come to the right place.