31 band eq or 2x10 cab?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by SuperSonic!!!, Nov 23, 2005.

  1. SuperSonic!!!


    Oct 26, 2005
    hey all
    im searching for "that" slap tone and i am contemplating buying either a 31 band EQ or 2x10 cab. which do you think would be the best to get, for a good slap tone?
    my amp is an ashdown and a 15" cab at the minute.
  2. billfitzmaurice

    billfitzmaurice Commercial User

    Sep 15, 2004
    New Hampshire
    Owner, Bill Fitzmaurice Loudspeaker Design
    All the EQ in the world is of no use if your speaker can't reproduce the frequency band that you're sending it. Get a 2x10.
  3. herndonbassist

    herndonbassist Low Down Thumper Supporting Member

    Apr 7, 2005
    Herndon, VA - NoVa

    In fact, I am looking for a 2x10 as well, although I am trying to replace a 4x10.
  4. SuperSonic!!!


    Oct 26, 2005
    cheers lads
  5. Fuzzbass

    Fuzzbass P5 with overdrive Gold Supporting Member

    Another ditto. Tens are usually quicker, brighter, and punchier, and that's why they tend to sound better for slappin'.