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The Acoustic Amp Club - Third Time's A Charmer

Discussion in 'Amps [BG]' started by The Owl, Mar 10, 2011.


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  1. The Owl

    The Owl

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    Continued from Part 2 here.


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  2. WackoStu

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    Onward to another 1000 posts!
     
  3. The Owl

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  4. 4001

    4001

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    Well, finally my rig is done.

    This is my rig. Two Gallien Krueger 700RB II's running into two Acoustic 106 cabs.
    It's a stereo rig with the bridge p/u running through the one on the left and the neck p/u running through the one on the right.

    The GK 800RB and Peavey 1810 (full range) in the middle is for my Moog taurus pedals.
    [​IMG]
     
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  6. Nick901

    Nick901 Gold Supporting Member

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    Your 106 cabs look like there're in great shape. VERY nice rig!
     
  7. 4001

    4001

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    No, you never heard of one because I type like an idiot.

    106.:D
     
  8. jazzbo58

    jazzbo58 Bassist for The Patrick Godbey Band Supporting Member

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    Nice setup, 4001! It must shake the walls!

    Cheers,
    Jim
     
  9. Fillipe

    Fillipe

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    I have an old 360/361. May I join?

    Nick, I like the looks of the new rig.

    Phil
     
  10. thesteve

    thesteve

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    I just wanted to reiterate the fact that Nick901 has the new USA Acoustic361.
     
  11. 4001

    4001

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    Thanks!! I'll have to clean the grillecloth on the one on the right. I was lucky to find two of those cabs within a fifty mile radius. $660.00 for both.
    The cab on the left has a speaker (you can see it in the photo) that has a small dent on the aluminium cone. Is there any way to repair that? Small suction cup? Does it matter in terms of sound?
    Other than that I'm going to open them up, clean them up and make sure the wiring is solid before I fire that rig up.
     
  12. sammyfallen

    sammyfallen Supporting Member

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    I popped out some dents on my 810's dust caps using $1.00 superglue and an pencil. just put a drop of glue on the pencil and place it in the center of the dent. wait just a few seconds till the glue starts to set then slowly pull the pencil back. should pop it out with no issues at all...
     
  13. The Owl

    The Owl

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  14. FenderBassist

    FenderBassist In the land of drummers, the bass player is king.

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    Using a new B200 combo, a fine little amp for small rooms. Sorta like Acoustic's version of a solid state B15.
     
  15. 4001

    4001

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    Hey! That sounds like it will work.
    Thanks! I'll give it a try.
     
  16. 4001

    4001

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    It DOES!!

    But, I'll have to be careful.
    The heads will SMOKE those cabs if I crank it up too much.
    I just hope it can keep up with a drummer and the rest of a band. If not, then the Fender 2X15 cabs will replace the Acoustic 106's.

    BUT, for now, everything is fine.
     
  17. FenderBassist

    FenderBassist In the land of drummers, the bass player is king.

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    I have to agree, that's a killer setup for your Ric, Fender and Moog Taurus. Incredible.
     
  18. Doom

    Doom

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    got a mid 70's Acoustic 140. Can I get in?
    will try to post pics later
     
  19. The Owl

    The Owl

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  20. rdwil191

    rdwil191 Supporting Member

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    Man in brown truck brought me this today...gonna give it a whirl tomorrow with my bandmate's cab...then start cleaning it up. :D [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  21. redhot zeppelin

    redhot zeppelin

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    Nice little 1x15 combo
    Have a great sound
     

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