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1970s Ampeg V4B 1-15 folded horn???

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by lexington125, Jan 27, 2014.

  1. lexington125


    Sep 11, 2013
    hollywood, baby......
    endorsing the RONCO knucklematic - a device that automatically amputates the fingers of anyone who solos for more than 12 bars
  2. gbazinet


    Aug 11, 2010
    Is this is a chopped version of the 215?
  3. JimmyM

    JimmyM Supporting Member

    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Ampeg Amps, EMG Pickups
    I was not aware that there was a 115 V4B cab. So it's likely chopped unless I'm missing something, and it's beat to hell anyway. No way I'd buy it for $320.
  4. B-string

    B-string Supporting Member

    Too much money for the shape it is in. How's that?
    If it was $100 to $150 I would have nothing to offer to talk you out of it. :)

    If it is not a chopped cab, then someone stuck the V4-B input plate on it. 4 or 16 ohm selector makes NO sense for a single speaker cab.
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  6. 2behead


    Mar 8, 2011
    I'd snatch it up if I could. but not for that price. I have a bad habit of getting old heavy gear. I bet it sounds awesome. Just start a savings account for a chiropractor.
  7. Oh hell no! They'd have to pay me to haul that fugly thing to the dump.
  8. 1bassplayin

    1bassplayin -Nowhere Man- Supporting Member

  9. Too expensive for the shape it's in.
  10. chadds


    Mar 18, 2000
    Chopped & altered. The V4b speakers faced each other closer toward front of cab and apart toward rear. That plug would have to have been altered. It's considerably smaller. Possibly without science. Unlike the Acoustic 360 there were no bolts visible on the outside. I know where of I speak. I owned a V4b cab new. Used a Marshall Major head but mostly a Sunn 2000s head.

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