15 and 18 inch cabs

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by handlax14, Nov 7, 2002.

  1. handlax14


    Aug 13, 2002
    im looking for a good quality 15 or 18 inch cab to add some bass to my 4x10. im lookingt o keep it under $300 and probably gonna go used. so show me waht you got.

  2. greensyn


    Sep 15, 2002

    Just got my 4x10 and it sounds grrrreat!
  3. handlax14


    Aug 13, 2002
    yeah i have an avatar 4x10 as well and now im looking to put a little more boom into my sound. Ive looked into avatar already and unless i find a nicer used 1x15 ill probably go for that. keep the ideas coming.

  4. Boozy


    Apr 29, 2002
    Kelowna BC, Canada
    i cant say from experience, but i'd try a 15 and an 18 and see which you like better..

    it seems (maybe just coincidence) alot of people preferr a 15 with a 2-10 (balances well while NOT being biamped)

    and a 18 with a 4-10 (again, balances well while not being biamped)..

    people complain that a 15 isn't enough bottom for a 4-10 / the 4-10 overpowers the 15 so they use an 18..

    people complain that an 18 is too much bottom for a 2-10 so they use a 15..

    now, if you are biamping it is different because you can individually control each cabinets loudness..

    makes sence to me but like i said, i AM NOT speaking from experience.. all cabs and speakers will be different so you must just try for yourself i guess..

    best of luck