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A little eye candy - Vintage Sunn Content

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Oren Hudson, Mar 16, 2014.

  1. Oren Hudson

    Oren Hudson

    Dec 25, 2007
    Gastonia, NC
    I shared the rehab of my '75 Sunn 215SH cab a few weeks ago. I also shared the rehab of my '69 Sunn 200S cab just last week. As promised, here they are side by side and together with a late 70's Sunn Coliseum Head. Both cabs have JBL D140Fs. Major cool and sound, my bass friends. :D

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  2. Oren Hudson

    Oren Hudson

    Dec 25, 2007
    Gastonia, NC
    Forgot to add the pics with the head. Here there are.

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  3. spiritbass

    spiritbass Supporting Member

    Jun 9, 2004
    Ashland, MO
    Excellent restoration work!
  4. scf4003


    May 2, 2004
  5. chadds


    Mar 18, 2000
    One 2000s would disturb the tectonic plates!
  6. Basshappi


    Feb 12, 2007
    Oh my!
    Those are beautiful.
    So, have you cranked them up yet?
  7. Oren Hudson

    Oren Hudson

    Dec 25, 2007
    Gastonia, NC
    Yes, I have cranked them. I first made sure that all loose objects were secured, and then let 'um go. They did create that brain wave feeling of "man, that sounds soooo gooood." Amazing volume and tone for 40 years or so old gear. :)

    Thanks for all of the positive comments.
  8. bottomend!


    Oct 23, 2007
    Great work! I wont tell the neighbors over in Acousticville....
  9. JimmyM

    JimmyM Supporting Member

    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Ampeg Amps, EMG Pickups
    Gorgeous work, Oren! Really stellar.
  10. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Total Hyper-Elite Member Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2000
    San Diego (when not at Groom Lake)
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    Nice, very nice work.
  11. Oren Hudson

    Oren Hudson

    Dec 25, 2007
    Gastonia, NC
    Again, thanks for the compliments from my peers! :)

    bottom...thanks for not rating on me in Acousticville. However, there is a 371 rig that will be getting the treatment in the near future. As you guys no, time consuming work.
  12. GKon

    GKon Supporting Member, Boom-Chicka-Boom

    Feb 17, 2013
    Queens, NY
    Very nice!
  13. JimmyThunder

    JimmyThunder Supporting Member

    Feb 19, 2008
    New Hampshire
    what a great look
  14. Excellent!
  15. karl_em_all


    Jul 11, 2013
    Dimension X
    Very sharp looking.
  16. nysbob


    Sep 14, 2003
    Cincinnati OH
    4 healthy D140s working together has to sound incredible! Great rig.
  17. Gaolee

    Gaolee It's all about the polyester

    Ah, we love it as long as it is good and low. Especially if there's a folded horn involved. :p

    Those are beautiful.