Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by bassist286, May 9, 2004.

  1. bassist286


    Nov 22, 2001
    rhode island
    i am just curious if there would be a noticable acoustic difference between an swr golith jr. (2x10) paired with a s.o.b. (1x15) and a swr golith III (4x10) paired with a big ben (1x18) run from the same head. I turn the tweeter off in the 1x15 so i don't think there will be much difference there. Just curious on what you guy's think. thanks.
  2. appler

    appler Guest

    2x10 + 1x15 = 4x10 + 1x18?

    35 != 58

    Nope. :D

    Volume and low-end, I think, would be the factors more present in the second setup. Just my educated guess.
  3. travatron4000


    Dec 27, 2000
    Chicago, IL
    4x10+15 vs 4x10+18.... probabally close, 18 might make a difference if you're using a 5 or a lowered tuning. 18's typically have a lower range.

    2x10 vs 4x10... the difference is huge, that's twice the surface area. i'm not up to date on the exact specs of of swr's gear and not really up to looking it up right now. go to the website, look up the specs, go to the local shop and try out stuff and see what's best for you. the big rig would be over kill for jazz or a non-hard rock type setting, the smaller might not be enough for a louder setting.

  4. Saetia


    Mar 27, 2003
    Like appler said, The 410/118 set up has more cone area, 586.34 inches squared compared to 333.625 inches squared. More cone area means you can push more air. The 18 will most likely extend lower then the 15 as well as a 410 having a lower range then a 210 as well as more punch.