Fender Hod Rod Deluxe Repair
Fender Hod Rod Deluxe Repair

This is the world’s most popular valve amp [citation needed], meaning I get a Hot Rod Deluxe Repair quite regularly. The amp has two common faults, which are well documented. The first, and most common is the grey ‘IC’ (Illinois capacitor) electrolytic caps which are prone to failure. Fender use these presumably because they’re the ... Read more Fender Hod Rod Deluxe Repair

Blackstar Series One repair S1-104EL34
Blackstar Series One repair S1-104EL34

This Blackstar Series One repair from February was a bit of a mess! The amp had unfortunately received the unhelpful care of another repairer who had left the amp in a terrible state. If you don’t like to see damaged PCBs, look away now. It was brought to me because it was blowing fuses at ... Read more Blackstar Series One repair S1-104EL34

Marshall Silver Jubilee repair – Marshall model 2558
Marshall Silver Jubilee repair – Marshall model 2558

I was quite intruiged when a Nottingham guitarist brought this Marshall Silver Jubilee repair to my Newark workshop. These amps have taken on a bit of a legendary status, due in no small part to their association with Slash and Joe Bonamassa. I love how this amp looks, and it’s got an interesting tone control ... Read more Marshall Silver Jubilee repair – Marshall model 2558

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Guitar Amp tech – Contact

Based in Newark, I’m an amp tech for customers from all over the East Midlands.

You can contact me using the form below, you should receive a confirmation email.

Situated on the A46 and the A1, Newark is reasonably convenient for Nottingham, Lincoln, Grantham, Mansfield, Leicester, Hull, Spalding, Boston. I will do amp tech work for customers from further afield (UK only) but the customer should arrange their own courier.

VERY IMPORTANT: The amp tech service is by appointment only, please get in touch before visiting to arrange a time that’s convenient for you.

82 Lacey Green, Balderton, Newark, NG24 3NJ