Ampeg Portaflex 800 gig bag

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  1. Jaycephas

    Jaycephas Supporting Member

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    Hey fellas,

    I've tried a few options and nothing is working as a gig bag for my PF800. The rubber feet make anything requiring a slide-in entry a pain in the butt.

    So what are you PF800 owners using to tote this head around safely? There is an Ampeg PF gig bag, but it looks like a lot of money for an okay bag, plus they are special order and non-returnable.

    Thoughts?
     
  2. Dave Curran

    Dave Curran Lilduke Supporting Member

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    Slide it in upside down.
     
  3. Jaycephas

    Jaycephas Supporting Member

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    I'm using a Gator mixer bag that's like 15" x 15".
     
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  6. Jaycephas

    Jaycephas Supporting Member

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    That definitely seems like the best option so far. Thanks Jimmy.
     
  7. beans-on-toast

    beans-on-toast Supporting Member

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    I think that the bag that Jimmy has is this one: http://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/GMixB1515

    I have one of those as well. I use it as a gig bag. It has stood up well over the last couple of years. Made well, padded, has a good strap and handle. Well worth the price.
     
  8. TXLawDawg

    TXLawDawg Put some stank on it... Supporting Member

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    Not the 800, but I cart my PF500 around in a laptop bag.
     
  9. JimmyM

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    That's it. It's not the best bag ever made in history or anything, but it does the job well enough and is pretty easy to get around with.
     
  10. okcrum

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    You can get laptop bags that large that zip open around the long edges too. My last PF bag was $20.
     
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    Laptop bag here too, that zips around each long edge. It's easy enough going in and you only slightly have to wiggle it out.
     
  12. Bass 45

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    Laptop bags have become common in the thrift stores (in my area anyway).

    They are usually about $7.
     

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