New amp. THR-10X

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New amp. THR-10X

Unread postby Buzzard » Sun Mar 05, 2017 8:49 pm

HNAD to ME. ((i))

I bought a second hand THR-10x yesterday, half price, dusty but in great condition.

Since I already have the THR-10 and THR-10c , the only software required is the Preset Library for patches: :idea: https://uk.yamaha.com/en/support/updates/57651_en.html :idea:
This library contains 23 patches, giving you a good start and idea on how to develop your own patches.

I have barely scratched the surface of the THR-10x possibilities yet, but so far I'm VERY pleased with metal sounds already available in the library.

I wasn't in a hurry to get the THR-10x because both my THR-10 and THR-10c can produce decent metal sounds ..... BUT .....
this one churns out the most wicked buzz-saw on steroids, far more powerful than expected. If I knew this before, I would have reached out sooner. :wink:

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Re: New amp. THR-10X

Unread postby Buzzard » Sun Mar 26, 2017 8:17 am

Here's a good clip showing the versatility of the THR-10X


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Re: New amp. THR-10X

Unread postby jeff-carolina » Mon Mar 27, 2017 8:48 am

HNAD Peter!
I've wondered how much different all the THR's sound from each other. I'm curious now to hear the metal sounds of the THR10X.

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Re: New amp. THR-10X

Unread postby Buzzard » Wed Mar 29, 2017 10:30 am

Hi Jeff.

A nice surprise in the THR-10X sounds, the standard PRESET 1 makes a great Twisted Sister rythm guitar sound.
I could get that from the other two, but not quite as close, this one is spot on to my ears. ((i))
Now I'm working on getting a decent Judas Priest sound. :wink:

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Re: New amp. THR-10X

Unread postby jeff-carolina » Thu Mar 30, 2017 12:08 am

Hi Peter,
Some great bands to be dialing up the sounds for sure. I bought my THR-10 new, and debated over the THR-10X (music store did not have one in stock)and ultimately decided the 10 would give me the broader range of tones. I will probably buy one also as it is so convenient and simple to practice with, compared to my other options. (I own 4 amps and 3 sets of effects pedals.) I find myself fiddling with the parameters on these options as opposed to just plugging in and playing. I use the modern setting for distorted settings but would like more options. Does this amp give you a lot of other good options for down and dirty chugging and heavy metal settings? Thank-You. (your link for the clip does not show up for me)

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