Need help with buying bass head...

Discussion in 'Amps [BG]' started by Mirza, Feb 5, 2013.


  1. Mirza

    Mirza

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    So I wanna buy Peavey Tour 450(played one gig on her and a was like I must buy it).I have cab who i made and its 1X15",8ohm,150W...I want to ask you guys can that be a nice combination for gigs ?
  2. SirMjac28

    SirMjac28 Patiently Waiting For The Next British Invasion Gold Supporting Member

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    I personally think that head is too much for that cab there are plenty of inexpensive cabs you could pair with that head and have a great Rig.
  3. RickenBoogie

    RickenBoogie

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    The amp is fine. The limitation of it will be your cab, and that's where volume comes from. A bigger more efficient cab will get pretty loud, but a single 8 ohm 1x15 will only go so far. Don't push it further than it's happy. If it starts to sound "farty", you've reached it's limit.
  4. Vince Klortho

    Vince Klortho

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    The Hartke 3500 is a pretty good amp and you can find lots of used ones at good prices.

    It is rated at 350W into 4 ohms and 200W into 8 ohms.
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  6. ErebusBass

    ErebusBass

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    I'd go with this over the peavey any day of the week.

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