Need excellent amp tech in Seattle area

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by alaskaleftybass, Jul 10, 2013.

  1. alaskaleftybass

    alaskaleftybass Will Hanbury, Jr. In Memoriam

    Mar 21, 2012
    Sitka, Alaska
    Hi there, I fell into a Sunn Concert lead amp a while back. After doing some testing with other cabs, I found it to be quite loud enough for my needs. The tone is also awesome, but I'm also old school.

    The volume cuts in and out when I turn the various tone and volume knobs, I've tried spraying them out, using electronic cleaner, vacuuming, etc, and I don't have access to the internal parts that might be necessary for repair.

    Can someone recommend a good amp tech in the Seattle area? I also have a limited budget due to the Finance Department (wife).

    Thanks in advance.
  2. hodgy


    May 5, 2004
    Bothell, WA
    Customer Support- Ampeg/ Line 6
    I am an excellent amp tech in the Seattle area. PM me.
  3. +1000 PM hodgy!
  4. alaskaleftybass

    alaskaleftybass Will Hanbury, Jr. In Memoriam

    Mar 21, 2012
    Sitka, Alaska
    Cool, I'm going to! Thanks!
  5. JimmyM

    JimmyM Supporting Member

    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Yamaha, Ampeg, Line 6, EMG
    +1 for Hodgy. He is the Ampeg Heritage Shop.
  6. My Daughter lives on Whidbey Island....I'm going to have to make a trip up there and stop in and see this young man....:D
  7. Balog


    Mar 19, 2009
    Everett, WA
    Awesome, sub'ed for future reference.
  8. Old Fart

    Old Fart Supporting Member

    Mar 11, 2011
    I am considering taking an SVT to Solderhaus in Port Orchard. Has anybody done business with that guy?
  9. Gaolee

    Gaolee Official leathers tester and crash dummy

    I take tube amps to Velvetone, and solid state amps to American Music's repair shop. Both are close to the house, and I'm pretty lazy when it comes to fighting traffic. They both do good work, so I haven't had any reason to go anywhere else.
  10. silky smoove

    silky smoove Supporting Member

    May 19, 2004
    Seattle, WA
    I've never had tech work done by Hodgy, but I've played gigs with him and can vouch for him being a stand up guy.

    If for whatever reason that doesn't work out, I've had great results from both Condor Electronics and the American Music shop in Fremont.