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My Demeter 201 Died!

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


  1. muppetprince

    muppetprince

    Dec 24, 2004
    England
    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.
    Thanks
    Barry
     
  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

    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.