#1
so how hot are tube amps supposed to get. Mine seams to get really hot but maybe they are supposed to? just wondering. Im talking about like the guard or screen over the tubes FYI.
#2
mine get hella hot too but it sounds great
Amps:
Crate V3112
Mesa Mk IVB

Guitars:
Ibanez SZ320
BC Rich Mockingbird Special X
Michael Kelly Patriot Custom

Effects:
Too Many to list.
#5
If you need to touch them after playing the amp for a while wear some gloves or something.
Keeping it real since '92
#6
The filaments in the tubes get well over 100 degrees Celsius when at full heat.
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#7
Mine get really hot.

I can place my hand on the top of the head cabinet and its usually pretty warm.
#8
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its not as hot as not touchable..
but pretty hot


What tubes are you using?? I've suffered several burns from accidentally touching tubes after I had just finished playing.