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My Demeter 201 Died!

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by muppetprince, Jan 19, 2005.

  1. muppetprince


    Dec 24, 2004
    I have an Demeter 201dbl preamp that recently died. After about two hours of playing the preamp cut out, I checked the fuse and it had blown, so I replaced it and it blew also. I whipped the lid off to check the internals and all semed fine so I tried once more with a new fuse but no joy, any ideas as to whats gone wrong?

    It's an 230v model into a vthf-300m and boogie cab @4 ohms.
  2. brianrost

    brianrost Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 26, 2000
    Boston, Taxachusetts
    The only thing you can do at this point is get a bunch of fuses and replace each tube, one by one. If it's a bad tube, when you swap it out the fuse will stop blowing.

    If that doesn't fix it...off to the repair shop.

    Good luck.
  3. r379


    Jul 28, 2004
    Dallas, Texas
    I would contact Demeter by phone. They've always been willing to answer any questions. Keep in mind this NAMM season so they could be hard to reach this week.