If you own a blackstar ht1 guitar amplifier then eventually you will need to star searching for a blackstar ht1 tube replacement kit. To replace the valves on your blackstar ht1 or blackstar ht1r guitar amplifier you will need to buy a single 12AX7 tube and a single 12AU7 tube. Review the tube products being sold below. Check the prices of a full kit and buying the products seperately as it may work out cheaper. Buying a full Blackstar HT1 Replacement Valve Kit will return your blacksta4 amp back to best.
The blackstar ht1, and blackstar ht1r is an all tube 1W guitar amplifier perfect for home practice and to get that classic tube amp sound. As the blackstar ht 1 is only 1W it does not need powerful tubes to operate. Buying a blackstar ht1 tube replacement set will not break the bank, both of the tubes that are used in the blackstar ht1r and blackstar ht1 are cheap to buy, and are used in many different guitar amplifiers.
Buy Blackstar HT1, Replacement Valve Kit
Buying replacement tubes, tube sets, or full valve kits, ensures you will receive all of the different tubes that are required to repair, or service, your valve guitar amplifier and bring it back to peak performance. Click this link to see the full list of Blackstar amplifier valve sets (full valve amp tube kits).
The Blackstar HT1, Replacement Valve Kit Includes
Here are some links to buy the single tubes that are used in both the blackstar ht1 and the blackstar ht1r models.
As guitar amplifier valves deteriorate with use, the tonal quality will be affected gradually over time. Buying a single guitar amplifier power valve can be a false economy, most, high power valve guitar amps need matched power valves to work correctly, buying a full guitar amp tube set, including the pre-amplifier valves and power output valves solves this problem, see link at bottom of page. In some tube guitar amps the power valves are not matched it may cause hum, noise, distortion and reduce the life of the other valves. Read the installation manual supplied with your blackstar ht1 guitar amplifier before changing you guitar amp tubes. Click on the links at the bottom of the page to buy full guitar amp re-valve sets, tube kits, for your amplifier.
Video Replacing Tubes on Blackstar HT-1
I have included this video to give you guidance on changing your blackstar ht 1 guitar amp tubes. To buy single valves or a full a new set of tubes please use the above links as it helps pay for the website management costs.
Buying Full Guitar Amp Valve Set (tube replacement sets)
All valve head guitar amps and valve combo guitar amps include a mixture of pre-amplifier valves, power output valves and in some models , rectifier valves (vales are called tubes in the USA). The typical life of a guitar amplifier valve is around 1000 hours. As the tubes operate together, the performance of all the guitar amp tubes will degrade with time and is use. To restore your valve amp to its best buy a full guitar amp valve kit.
Buying a full guitar amplifier re-valve kit will ensure that your valve guitar amp will sound like it did when it was new. Most valve guitar amplifiers have matched valves in the output circuit. It can be a false economy to buy a single valve and then adding it in to the valve guitar amp circuit. Depending on the guitar amplifier circuit it could include both matched pre-amplifier valves and matched power output valves in the circuit, check the manual. To buy guitar amp valves and tube sets use the links below. If unmatched valves are used in the amplifier power output circuit it is likely that the output sound will be poor. If the valves are matched with the same gain characteristics, they will draw the same current and cancel out any mains hum and other noise. If they are not matched there will be a mismatch in the current drawn, resulting in hum and one valve getting much hotter than the others, reducing the life.
Buying a full guitar amplifier re-valve kit, tube set, will ensure you have all the parts to restore your valve guitar amplifier to its best. Use the links that are shown below to buy guitar amplifier valves and tubes. Matched tube sets have been individually tested for the same bias current, and gain, under identical voltage conditions. The tubes are then put with other tubes of the same characteristics making a matched valve set.
Buy Guitar Amplifier Valves
- Buy Guitar Amp Valves as Single Items
- Buy Matched Guitar Amp Valves
- Buy Full Tube Guitar Amp Re-Valve Kits
- Look Up Your Valve Guitar Amplifier
- Review Blackstar Guitar Amps
Tips on Changing Guitar Amplifier Valves
If you are unsure about how to change the tubes in your blackstar ht1 blackstar ht1r valve guitar amp or how to maintain your valve guitar amplifier at optimum performance levels then take the amplifier to a trained engineer. For some guidance on tubes read our guide to replacing guitar amp valves.
More Blackstar Replacement Valve Kits
Review the list below and click on the link to be taken to a page where you can review the prices and buy full guitar amp re-valve sets for your tube guitar amplifier. If your valve amp is not in the list contact us using the link in the top menu and we will add your model to the list
- Blackstar Artisan 100, Replacement Valve Kit
- Blackstar Club 40, Replacement Valve Kit
- Blackstar HT Metal 60, Replacement Valve Kit
- Blackstar HT Soloist 60, Replacement Valve Kit
- Blackstar HT Stage 60, Replacement Valve Kit
- Blackstar HT5, Replacement Valve Kit
- Blackstar Metal 100, Replacement Valve Kit
- Blackstar S1 – 104, Replacement Valve Kit
- Blackstar S1 – 45, Replacement Valve Kit
- Blackstar Studio 20, Replacement Valve Kit
- Replacement Valve Kits for BLACKSTAR Guitar Amplifiers