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Sunn Coliseum Slave? What else do I need?

Discussion in 'Amps [BG]' started by TDSLaBassiste, Jan 27, 2014.


  1. TDSLaBassiste

    TDSLaBassiste Bass drops and breakdowns since 2009

    Jul 8, 2011
    Southwest Florida
    I'm looking up Sunn heads and for the most part, people recommend a Coliseum 300, but some suggest a Coliseum Slave. This appears to just be a power amp without the EQ. I'm not too knowledgeable when it comes to amps, what else do I need if I go with a Coliseum Slave? Could I use one at all?
     
  2. B-string

    B-string Gold Supporting Member

    You just need a preamp to boost the signal level and provide tone control. (Speakers of course.)
     
  3. RickenBoogie

    RickenBoogie

    Jul 22, 2007
    Dallas, TX
    Correct, any power amp would need a preamp in front to make it work. Go with the head version, and all you need are speakers.