Ampeg B-50 or Hartke B90 ?

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

  1. JupiterPlanet


    Aug 2, 2002
    Both have the same price. I plan to use it to practice with my band.

    Which is best?
    If you have to chose what will you prefere? sound quality or power?

    (Please answer, I have 3 days to take a desition)

  2. jobu3

    jobu3 Artist formerly known as Big Joe

    Feb 17, 2002
    Mountain Top, PA
    from what i've heard, the ampegs are modestly rated. i love the hartke paper-coned speakers' tone but i would say go with the ampeg. the 40 watt difference should not that noticeable volume wise... both are loud thoguh for moderately powered combos. the 15 in the hartke might handle the lowend a little better (i believe there is a 12 in the ampeg). let us know what you decide on :)
  3. I have the B50R. It goes plenty far for practicing. It has a 12". It's the right size and weight for practice. Has a line out, too. Best $211 I ever spent. :)
  4. Beefbass

    Beefbass Guest

    Feb 4, 2001
    I like Ampegs better myself, but thats just me :)